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Health and safety welding resources

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HSE issues safety alert on welding fume

New evidence shows exposure to mild steel welding fume can cause cancer. Employers should use suitable controls for all welding work. The current guidance on mild steel welding is out of date and will be updated as soon as possible to take account of this new evidence.

Safety alert

Other useful HSE free publications

The HSE produced a wide range of other free publications which are relevant to many types of employers, including printers. A selection of these free publications are included here. The text of most free publications can be viewed and downloaded online. Printed copies can be ordered from HSE Books.

Other publications - links

Updated 2019-03-20