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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005756
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... • “Safety Requirements for Industrial Head Protection,” ANSI Z89.1-1986, American National Standards Institute Abstract Abstract This article provides information on personal protective equipment (PPE), consistent with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Personal Protective...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005635
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
... and electrical safety are discussed. The article explains the use of personal protective equipment and provides information on protection against fumes, gases, and electromagnetic radiation. It concludes with a discussion on safe handling of compressed gases as well as the prevention and protection of fire...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 9
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v09.a0005650
EISBN: 978-1-62708-177-1
...Abstract Abstract This article describes the safety precautions required for using laboratory equipment. It reviews the various personal protective equipment specified on the Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) for laboratory chemicals and products. The article provides information...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005717
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... and ventilation and heat exhaust. The article provides information on the personal protective equipment for eyes and skin from radiation, and ears from noise. It also discusses other potential safety hazards associated with thermal spraying, namely, magnetic fields and infrasound. dust collector fume gas...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005759
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... by a properly designed and properly used enclosure. This article does not cover the personal protective equipment needs of any operator that may enter the booth before or after the process is active. It addresses only the design of spray booths that allow normal operation of the process from outside the booth...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005757
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... of respirators and other personal protection equipment Use of gas leak detectors and oxygen sensors Properly designed sound-attenuation spray booths Properly designed ventilation and filtration equipment Proper assessment of and compliance with all local, state, and federal codes/norms/standards...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006030
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... Standards Containment Systems Visible-Emission Assessments Air Sampling Soil Sampling Water Sampling Respiratory Contact (Skin and Eye) Ingestion Engineering Controls Administrative and Work Practice Controls Personal Protective Equipment Worker Health Hazards...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24.a0006544
EISBN: 978-1-62708-290-7
... exposure to dusts, readers can refer to publications by the World Health Organization ( Ref 19 ). Personal Protective Equipment Requirements Personal protective equipment (PPE) is an important component to job safety when handling powdered metals or metal dusts. The 2019 NFPA 484 “Standard...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006036
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... the recommended safety measures, such as engineering controls, personal protective equipment (PPE), and safe handling procedures, are implemented. Recommended safety measures may vary by type of application (i.e., spray versus roller). Overexposure to isocyanates can present potential health risks, depending...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003691
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... 1926.59 Personal protective equipment 29 CFR 1926.95–103 Vehicle operation 29 CFR 1926.600–601 Signaling 29 CFR 1926.201 Working over water 29 CFR 1926.106 General safety and health provision 29 CFR 1926.20 Safety training and education 29 CFR 1926.21 General duty clause...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006039
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... their exposures below the OSHA permissible exposure limit (PEL), and protective clothing may be used to prevent skin contact with coal tars and coal tar products, including CTPVs. However, personal protective equipment (PPE) should be the last line of defense” ( Ref 12 ). Concerns When Using Bitumen Coatings...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.9781627081719
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006075
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... of metal powders that may entail exposure to hazardous conditions. Metal powders are often highly reactive and should be handled with care. The appropriate personal protective equipment should always be worn when handling metal powders, and work areas should be kept clean and free of fine powder...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006043
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... protective equipment are dictated by the owner of the site. Depending on the nature of the site, the following personal protective equipment should be available: AN EFFECTIVE AND COMPREHENSIVE ANALYSIS of coating failures greatly relies on effective samples and perceptive observations made during a field...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005600
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
... history may be an obstacle for implementing HLAW in applications already using established welding processes. Due to the expensive laser equipment, capital cost for HLAW systems can be 10 to 50 times higher than conventional automated GMAW systems. Compared to conventional arc welding processes...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006772
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... and other personal protective equipment. An investigator who arrives on site without proper preparation may be provided limited to no access to potentially hazardous areas by the scene supervisor. The investigator should be prepared to take basic size or length measurements; the type of accident being...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006116
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... in the preparation sequence is probably where the most damage can be inflicted on the sample intended for examination. Several potential sources of damage are described. In some cases, the parts are too large for sectioning using the available metallographic sectioning equipment and presectioning is required...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001487
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... includes torches, regulators, welding machines, electrode holders, and personal protective devices. Adequate supervision must be provided to ensure that all equipment is properly used and maintained. Training Thorough and effective training is a key aspect of a safety program. Adequate training...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003505
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... training on its importance. Eye protection, as well as other personal protective equipment, is also required by both federal and state laws and regulations governing workplace safety. Human Factors Two additional examples arising from litigation are given subsequently. Designers certainly must...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002439
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... locations that were protected by now-bypassed safety devices. It is the responsibility of the designer to provide protection in this situation. Lockouts, Lockins, and Interlocks Many injuries and fatalities have occurred when a worker unwittingly started equipment while a maintenance worker...