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What is a hot work permit?

What is a Hot Work Permit?

By Samer Al-Azem | December 30, 2020

Hot work permits are issued to job sites for a certain period after the fire marshal, safety engineer, or maintenance manager has verified that all safety precautions have been taken at a job site. Continue reading for more information on preparing for and obtaining a hot work permit.  What is hot work?  Hot work is…

What is Hot Work?

By Samer Al-Azem | December 23, 2020

Hot work, simply put, is welding, cutting, and heating that involves fire or spark-producing tools. It has inherent dangers which are amplified in job sites like oil rigs with flammable materials nearby. Read more to understand what hot work is and how to avoid some of the risks that come with it. Common Types  Hot…

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7 Hot Work Safety Tips

By Samer Al-Azem | May 6, 2020

There is one thing that all hot work jobs have in common – the danger! Hot work needs to be well planned and implemented to ensure workers’ safety because of the inherent risks. Below are some key ways to protect your team from the dangers of the job.