Welding, Cutting and Brazing

General Requirements
Only employees who have been properly trained and qualified are permitted to perform welding, cutting and brazing operations. Procedures and equipment appropriate to the job to be done shall be used.

Welding, cutting and brazing are inherently high risk– employee injury in terms of burns, eye damage, and inhalation of hazardous vapors; possibility of fires started by welding operations.

Regulations
OSHA CFR 1910.102-104
OSHA CFR 1910.253-254
OSHA CFR 1926.350

Keys to Compliance for Supervisors

Frequently-Asked questions

Q. Where can I find a copy of the Hot Work Permit and further information?
A. This information is available on the EHS website.

Links to written programs, further information
ehs.iu.edu/topics/occupational-safety

 

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