‘A practical guide to welding fume control’ is based on a simple premise – the health risk posed by welding fume is serious, however, keeping yourself safe can be straightforward. So, what can welders and employers do to control this known carcinogen?
Australian Welding Supplies (AWS) has released the guideline after a four year review of available literature on the subject, publishing numerous white papers and industry reports, and written in conjunction with welders, industry professionals and occupational hygienists.
In this guide, AWS outlines the dangers of welding fume and then offers actionable and practical guidance based specifically on the welding industry.
To download the guideline, click here.