Everybody knows that welding can be a dangerous activity. Nevertheless arc
welding is a safe occupation when sufficient measures are taken to protect the
welder from potential hazards. When these measures are overlooked, welders can
encounter such dangers as electric shock, overexposure to fumes and gases, arc
radiation, and fire and explosion.
A tips-based podcast explores the occupational hazards associated with welding,
and offers some concrete precautions and recommendations for staying safe on
The short podcast runs for 2:21 minutes.
AplusA-online.de - Source: Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety