Gas Cutting with Gas Cutter is fire producing operation can start dangerous fires at workplaces. Collectively known as hot work, such processes require specific permits and procedures be followed to prevent the ignition of vapors, liquids and solids that may be in or near the work area. Careless hot work operations can quickly lead to fires, extensive property damage, severe injuries or death. Flammable gas release can be furthermore disastrous. This program discusses the safe work practices that should be taken to prevent such incidents and reviews the responsibilities of those workers involved in hot work tasks.
As per guidelines of OSHAD-SF – CoP (Code of Practice) 28 – Hot Works Safety, CoP 49.0 Compressed Gases and Air