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Air Liquide Leads the Way in Worker Safety with New Welding Fume Standards Compliance

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In response to Safe Work Australia's recent revision of the Workplace Exposure Standard (WES) for welding fumes, Air Liquide is at the forefront of implementing innovative solutions to protect workers. The new standard, which sets the limit for welding fume exposure to 1 mg/m³ over an eight-hour workday, aims to significantly reduce health risks associated with welding activities, including lung cancer.

Air Liquide Leads the Way in Worker Safety with New Welding Fume Standards Compliance

Air Liquide Leads the Way in Worker Safety with New Welding Fume Standards Compliance

In response to Safe Work Australia's recent revision of the Workplace Exposure Standard (WES) for welding fumes, Air Liquide is at the forefront of implementing innovative solutions to protect workers. The new standard, which sets the limit for welding fume exposure to 1 mg/m³ over an eight-hour workday, aims to significantly reduce health risks associated with welding activities, including lung cancer.

Air Liquide, a global leader in gases, technologies, and services for industry and health, is committed to enhancing workplace safety through advanced technologies and services. Our comprehensive range of welding gases and safety solutions ensure optimal protection for welders and other exposed workers, to assist your business in operating under the new WES requirements.

How Air Liquide Can Help:

Air Liquide offers a suite of advanced solutions tailored to assist businesses in achieving compliance with the updated welding fume standards:

  • Expert Consultation: Our team of specialists provides expert advice on selecting the right products and processes to minimise welding fume emissions.
  • Safety Training: Our team can assist in developing training programs designed to educate workers on best practices for reducing exposure to welding fumes.

By partnering with Air Liquide, businesses can confidently navigate the challenges of complying with the new WES, ensuring a safer and healthier workplace environment.

For more information on how Air Liquide can support your business in meeting the new welding fume standards, visit our website or contact us directly.

For further information on the new welding fume standards and guidance on compliance, visit Safe Work Australia's official website: https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/safety-topic/managing-health-and-s…

About Air Liquide:

Air Liquide is dedicated to providing innovative solutions and technologies to meet the evolving needs of over 3.7 million customers and patients worldwide. Committed to sustainable development, Air Liquide strives to reduce its environmental footprint and promote a safer and more secure future for all.