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Bump Caps vs Hard Hats

In this post you’ll learn Why is head protection important Difference between Bump Caps and Hard Hats When should a Hard Hat or a Bump Cap be used Thousands of […]

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OSHA Guidelines to Prevent Heat Illness

In this post you’ll learn What is heat-related illness How heatstroke occurs Warning signs of heatstroke OSHA Guidelines on how to prevent heatstroke OSHA recommended first aid measures of heatstroke […]

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Benzene Gas Detection In The Oil and Gas Industries

Overview: Benzene is an organic chemical compound composed of six carbon atoms bonding with six hydrogen atoms in a circular pattern. It’s usually colorless but can also display a light-yellow […]

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Emergency Shower Equipment

Despite all safety precautions, workplace accidents might be inevitable. A quick and accurate response to accidents is crucial to prevent permanent consequences. Occupations that are exposed to hazardous chemicals are […]

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Hearing Hazards

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 22 million workers are exposed to potentially harmful levels of noise each year. Lack of preventative measures or long exposure […]

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Effects of Heat Stress in Open Pit Mining Operations

Heat stress is a common occurrence in open pit mining operations. The heat can be caused by the heat radiating from dark surfaces, or the heat retained by various materials […]

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Five Common Types of Welding Joints

Welding joints are an integral part of any welding project. Welding is a process that has many purposes but one thing it does for sure is joining together two pieces […]

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Winter Weather Precautions to Take in the Oil and Gas Industries

Winter is the time of year when cold weather hinders refinery operations, pipelines, and railways. The winter weather creates a number of obstacles for these things to do their job […]

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Maintenance of Pneumatic Impact Wrenches

Pneumatic impact wrenches are power tools that do require regular maintenance. Poor lubrication is one of the most common causes of tool decay and failure. Here we will go through […]

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Main Hazards for Welders in the Oil Industry

Welding is dangerous in many different ways, due to the fact that it may involve work on rigs or operating in the field. Welding hazards can appear at any time and anywhere.
Welders working in the oil and gas sector require personal protective equipment (PPE) to protect themselves from harm. Welders on long-distance pipelines and rigs can work 10-12 hour days, which means their PPE must be both safe and comfortable to wear for extended periods of time.

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