Fact Sheet: Hexavalent chromium
Describes the sources of hexavalent chromium, the risks of exposure and those likely to by affected - typically workers who handle pigments containing dry chromate and spray paints and coatings containing chromate, workers who operate chrome plating baths, and those who weld or cut metals containing chromium
Fact Sheet: Personal protective equipment
Details when employers must provide personal protective equipment (PPE) for workers, with an example of a hazard assessment, and descriptions of appropriate PPE for various tasks.
Hazard Alert: Ignition hazard from drilling into sealed frames of agricultural equipment NIOSH
NIOSH Hazard alert: Ignition hazard from drilling into sealed frames of agricultural equipment
Hazard Alert: Peligro de quemaduras causadas por reguladores recargados
Describe como evitar accidentes causados por la explosión de los reguladores mientras se usan sopletes de oxiacetileno.Danger of Regulator BurnoutDescribes how to avoid accidents caused by regulator burnout when using oxygen acetylene torches.
Hazard alert: Regulator burnout danger