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OSHA Quick Card: Fire Watch Safety During Hot Work in Shipyards   [open pdf - 823KB]

This OSHA card provides requirement information for employers and safe practice information for fire watch workers. "Workers assigned as fire watch are the first line of defense in protecting other workers and property from harm during hot work. Hot work includes any activity involving riveting, welding, burning, grinding or use of powder-actuated tools or similar fire- or spark-producing operations."

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Occupational Safety and Health Administration: http://www.osha.gov/
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