Welding Safety Tips for Your Connecticut Business

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Welding can be a rewarding job, but naturally, there are potential hazards. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported more than 4,100 workplace welding injuries in 2017—the most recent data that’s available.

Some of the more common injuries include:

Welders can also suffer long-term problems like hearing loss and respiratory illnesses. Minimizing these risks is paramount to protect your workers and your business. As a refresher course, here are some best practices to apply in your workplace.

Hocon Industrial Gas values safety above all else, and we’re here to help your business meet those same standards. Count on us for welding and cutting supplies, welding machines and gas and of course, safety products.

Contact us today and we’ll get to work for you – or provide you with the proper materials and supplies for you to get the job done.

We’ll continue to focus on welding safety in our next post.