Hot Work & Fire Impairment Fact Sheet


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Get the facts about Hot Work & Fire Impairment

Did you know that hot work is one of the leading causes of preventable property fires? 

Hot work is a term used to describe the heat and spark that is produced from activities such as welding, flame cutting and grinding. Our Hot Work & Fire Impairment Fact Sheet looks at the risks involved in carrying out hot work and helps you manage them. It discusses who's responsible, how to negate human error, and how to minimise injury and loss of property.

What's covered

  • Defining hot work
  • Fire protection systems
  • Monitoring & reviewing your risk controls
Hot work Fire Impairment Fact Sheet