To make employees as well as employers jointly responsible for safety in the workplace and protection of the public.
Safety is the responsibility of the employee as well as the employer
The employer is responsible for ALL incidents
Basic fire safety precautions
Make sure flame is not near any flammable material
As long as blowlamp as enough gas so as not to run out of gas half way through the job
Can be lifted by chains from a crane
Can be lifted by hand
Fibre rope or composition sling
One cylinder only
As many as can fit in the sling safely
If the pins in the roller or cutting wheel become worn
Unsafe use of tools
Not experienced enough to use tool properly
Not holding the tool properly
Paint can hide faults in the ladders
Make the ladders look good
Any as long as it works
75 degrees or1 out 4 up
60 to 70 degrees
90 degrees from the vertical
SWL means that, the weight stated should not be exeded.
Safe white line
Two squares one inside the other
Two circles side by side
A red triangle
A circle with black background
Make sure the tank is the right colour
Make sure tank is full
Is tank got the right spanner with it (for removal of regulator valve)
Tank is in the upright position all times
Tank is NOT stored near anything flammable or corrosive
The blade steel
How many teeth per 25 mm
Have you enough money to buy the blade
Is there any way of getting blades cheaper
Apply raw linseed oil to prevent cracking or drying
Can you pick it up ,, i.e. is it heavy
Ensure mallet handles are securely and not broken
Boa or srtap wrench
Double over thread
Plug or bottoming tap plus tap wrench
Leave it out in the cold for a few days and it will harden.
At certain temperatures it is known that iron/ carbon relationship will provide steel of a certain hardness, the colour purple indicating a suitable hardness for chisels used in general plumbing work, Rapid quenching then 'freezes' or 'sets' the steel at the desired state of hardness.
Drop it in concrete.
A female thread
Sink tap threading tool
Serious scratch on the leg causing hospital treatment.
Dislocation of shoulder, hip, knee or spine.
Fractures other than those to toes fingers and thumbs.
Broken bone in the hand.
Temporary or permanent loss of sight in one or both eyes, burns or penetrating injury to the eye.
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All purpose powder, C02, Foam,
H ² 0
All purpose powder
So the gas can flow through the pipes
So the acetylene does not flow back in to the tank
So that the regulator does not get damaged
Use a blue flame as the regulator needs lots of heat.
You can use a small blowlamp to heat the regulator with yellow flame NOT blue.
Wrap regulator in hot towels.
Move the cylinder to another area.