Thousands of people die from work-related lung diseases every year. Inhalation of fume from welding can cause cancer and inhalation of mist from metalworking fluids can result in occupational asthma.
Further information and HSE guidance and resources to help manage the risks from welding fumes can be found here.
HSE guidance and resources to help manage the risks from metalworking fluids can be found here.
Please contact WIRS on 01902 712525 for help and guidance on these new requirements or click on any of the links to view our HSE approved product range.
Based on extensive input from welders working at high amperages that need to grind frequently, the 3MTM SpeedglasTM Heavy-Duty Welding Helmet G5-01 is created to be adaptable to an individual’s needs and situation.
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Technology has increased to allow for fume extraction in the comfort of your own hand. Many torches, like the Binzel Xfume Pro, have a built in fume extraction that will pull gases straight from the source.
As well as fume extraction these torches often filter the particles at the point of origin allowing you to collect and dispose of them appropriately.
These provide the highest efficiency of extraction allowing you to weld with peace of mind.
Nederman Fume Extraction systems offer everything from single welding fume extractors to complete extraction systems that are purpose-built for installation in the widest range of workshops. Are you HSE Compliant in relation to new regulations on welding fumes?
Kemppi Welding delivers undoubtedly the most exclusive and inclusive welding supplies on the market today with dependable products of the highest quality. You can see our collection of Kemppi TIG Welders and Kemppi MIG Welders on their respective dedicated pages. For any more information on our Kemppi Welding products give WIRS a call or visit any of our West Midlands branches.