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Everyone involved in welding operations must take necessary precautions to prevent fires, explosions, or personal injuries. Even for small or routine jobs, you should always follow established safety procedures and resist the temptation to take shortcuts. As with any job activity, you will have hazards involved....

Performing maintenance work while using a powered platform presents special hazards. One type of hazard is walking and working surfaces where the potential for falls exists. Maintaining a safe work atmosphere on a powered platform involves proper inspection and maintenance, as well as a thorough understanding...

When signs, signals, and barricades do not provide enough protection for operations on highway or street construction, then flaggers or other traffic controls must be provided. Because flagging exposes the flagger to traffic— the number one cause of death for highway construction sites—the use of...