Safety with Gas Cylinders - BOC Open Workshops

Sheffield Occupational Health and Safety Association (SOHSA) on 2010-01-19 15:11:41

We have been alerted to a number of upcoming workshops for those working with gas - BOC's 2010 'Open' Gas Safety Training Workshop program. The training is designed for anyone who uses gas cylinders. It follows the NEW & UPDATED 2009 format, containing additional information on transporting cylinders safely. Please note there is not a hands-on practical session during the workshop. Topics covered in these workshops include: Why do accidents occur? Overview of Risk Assessments; Understanding our atmosphere; Potential hazards when working; with gas cylinders; Hazard posed by fire; Hazards posed by pressure; Regulators; Gas cylinders; Flashback arrestors; Correct set-up of a gas system; Storage of gas cylinders; Handling gas cylinders safely; Transporting cylinders safely; What happens when it all goes wrong? For further information, please see the workshop flyer and booking form, available at the following address:

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