Every company is responsible for developing specific guidelines, policies and procedures. Arc welding is a safe operation if you follow procedures and not take shortcuts. This program is simply a guideline of basic safety measures, designed as safety awareness – not a complete or comprehensive program.
Don’t be fooled by their simplicity. Arc welding is very dangerous and can be taken for granted. An excellent review of Arc Welding safety, safety hazards and health hazards associated with this type of welding operations.