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  • AS 1674-1980

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    Fire precautions in cutting, heating and welding operations

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-10-1980

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Relates to protection of persons and property from injury by fire or explosion arising out of cutting, heating or welding operations. Preliminary precautions include the appointment of the responsible officer, inspection of site and issue of work permit. General precautions include reference to operations in or near hazardous locations and in other locations, and include essential safety measures to be taken before, during and on completion of the work. A permit is illustrated in an appendix and a second appendix provides a recommended procedure for cutting, heating or welding containers used for flammable or explosive substances.

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    Committee WD-004
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

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    AS 1470-1986 Health and safety at work - Principles and practices
    AS 1167.1-1993 Welding and brazing - Filler metals - Filler metal for brazing and braze welding
    AS 1485-1983 Safety and health in workrooms of educational establishments
    AS/NZS 1553.1:1995 Covered electrodes for welding - Low carbon steel electrodes for manual metal-arc welding of carbon steels and carbon-manganese steels
    AS 2118.9-1995 Automatic fire sprinkler systems Piping support and installation (Reconfirmed 2013)
    AS 2030.1-1999 The verification, filling, inspection, testing and maintenance of cylinders for storage and transport of compressed gases - Cylinders for compressed gases other than acetylene
    AS 1858.2-1989 Electrodes and fluxes for submerged-arc welding - Low and intermediate alloy steels
    AS/NZS 2927:2001 The storage and handling of liquefied chlorine gas
    AS 1966.3-1990 Electric arc welding power sources - Plasma arc cutting and welding types
    AS/NZS 4081:2001 The storage and handling of liquid and liquefied polyfunctional isocyanates (Reconfirmed 2021)
    AS 2419.1-2005 Fire hydrant installations System design, installation and commissioning
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