Tools, Fact Sheets, & Guides
A3 poster illustrating work-related lung disease and deaths in the UK manufacturing sector.
Welding Toolbox Talk
A concise summary of the potential health hazards arising from Welding in the manufacturing industry and what can be done to identify and address them.
Monitoring Exposure to Welding Fume
Air monitoring and measurement may be needed where there is a serious risk to health from the inhalation of welding fume and the likely exposure level of the welders to the fume is not know.
RPE Programme for Welders
Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) may be needed to protect welders from exposure to welding fume and metal.
An Introduction to LEV
Advice on the design and management of LEV systems to help you control workers’ exposure to welding fume and gases.
Why do workers need protecting?
Welding is one of the most common activities carried out in industry and there are a number of health hazards associated with welding in particular.
What can an occupational hygienist help with?
A prioritised list of control measures to reduce the risk of hazardous exposures in welding.