Solder fumes and gases are one of the main causes of health problems in an industrial workplace. Having correct extraction systems installed is not only important to meet workplace regulations, but also to ensure the safety and health of your operators.
To protect your employees and their health, keep the following suggestions in mind!
As soldering poses a few different dangers, we have prepared this safety checklist to ensure operator awareness of the hazards and good practices when working. To stay as safe as possible, read on!
Safety before working
- Workbench: Keep your bench clean and tidy.
- Workplace: Work in a well-ventilated area and use a fume extractor.
- Clothing: Always wear safety glasses and heat resistant gloves.
- Equipment: Keep your equipment away from flammable products.