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Safety In Abrasive Blasting

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This webinar is archived and recorded from a live presentation on Wednesday, March 27, 2013.
Cost: FREE

Recording is not yet available.

Harsco Metals & Minerals

The objective of this webinar is to outlay potential respiratory hazards that can occur from abrasive blasting. The seminar would review the human respiratory system and how potential hazards such are particulates can cause damage to it. Once the potential hazards are discussed the applicable OSHA standards will be briefly reviewed, the discussion will involve review of how they are measured, how to understand the results of respiratory exposure testing, and how often testing should occur. The next section of the seminar will review what personal protective equipment can be used to mitigate the hazard, this discussion will focus on the different types of respirators and how they work; what respiratory protection should be generally used for certain applications and exposures will also be reviewed. The next section will discuss the care and use of the different types of respiratory protection; how to clean, store, and wear different types of personal protective equipment will be covered. The summary of the seminar will stress the importance of knowing the hazards and how to protect yourself by properly selecting, wearing, and caring for PPE.

Tagged categories: Abrasive blasting; Harsco Minerals; OSHA; Personal protective equipment; Respirators

Clemco Industries Corp.
Global engineering-trusted solutions

For more than 70 years, Clemco has provided the highest quality blast equipment with a total commitment to comfort and safety.

Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings

With 4,000 distribution points and 3,700+ years of experience, Sherwin-Williams delivers the products, support and expertise you need, right where you need it.

Ethox Chemicals LLC
Ethoflex® ER instantly upgrades your epoxy!

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CS Unitec
Peening Preparation Tools

CS Unitec’s hand-held scarifiers are an ideal alternative to small-area shot blasting for cleaning and preparing concrete & metal surfaces.

RPB Respiratory

With RPB Safety’s new Nova 3 Cassette Lens System which has been specifically designed to save you time and money! See the benefits for yourself now!

DeFelsko Corporation
PosiTector 200 for concrete

Rugged, simple and affordable coating thickness gage for concrete measures protective coatings including polyurea.

Polyval Coatings
Polyflex® Polyurea Linings

Polyflex™ new Polyurea Geotextile Membrane System has been specifically engineered to protect the environment in containment applications.

Atlantic Design, Inc.

The smallest version of our Blast Vacuum Recyclers, this ADI 2300CFM 2-Pot is a cleverly designed power package for those smaller jobs. 866.Call.ADI

Axxiom Manufacturing
Schmidt Improves Conversion Kits

Schmidt's conversion kits turn out-of-date blast pots into high quality, efficient blasters. Quick, easy to install with step by step instructions.
Call 1-800-231-2085

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