Gas cutting Equipment safety Checklist



  • whether Protective valve cap firmly fixed for both cylinder(Check for damage/crack in the valve cap)
  • whether Pressure gauges two for each cylinder(in & out)are in working condition(both Oxygen & Acetylene gas)
  • whether Flash back arrestor (FBAs)has been provided for  acetylene & oxygen cylinders
  • Whether Non return valves (NRVs) is provided for both acetylene & oxygen cylinders hose fitted with cutting torch to avoid back fire.
  • Whether Tight crimping of hoses with jubilee clamps are fitted.
  • Whether Hose free from damage (cut and crack / oil & grease to avoid leakage/ fire.
  • Whether Cylinder secured by chain to the trolley.
  • Whether Trolley tire are free from damage and in working condition.
  • Availability of industrial type lighter (no match box / commercial lighters) are allowed.
  • whether gas leak test has been done before starting the job to avoid fire.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

How to pass NEBOSH IGC exam with distinction in first attempt?

How do the Job opportunity of Safety Officer & Safety Engineers in India?