Safety

Welding Curtains: An Essential Safety Tool

By ronson-admin on 25 April 17 All Categories,Safety

Yea, we both know how important it is. Here’s an excerpt from WorkSafe BC safety regulations:  12.122 Radiation protection (1) Arc welding must not be carried out unless workers who may be exposed to radiation from the arc flash are protected by adequate screens, curtains or partitions or wear suitable eye protection. (2) A screen, […]

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Why Do We Need Check Valves or Flash Back Arrestors?

By ronson-admin on 27 February 17 All Categories,Safety

Why Do We Need Check Valves or Flash Back Arrestors? “Suitable safety devices to prevent reverse gas flow and to arrest a flashback must be installed on each hose in an Oxy-fuel system, between the torch and the regulator.” –Work Safe BC regulation 12.120 Flashback prevention Click here for the publication from WorkSafe BC   […]

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Welding Fumes in the Air

By ronson-admin on 13 September 16 All Categories,Safety

Welding Fumes in the Air? Watch for Manganese… By Ron-Son’s Torch  “It’s early Saturday morning and Cicero the bull is standing in   the middle of the train tracks. He’s preparing himself to take on the oncoming freight train. So there he is, pawing the ground, snorting furiously, and trying to look large and terrible. The […]

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