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Solutions: Thermal Burns


Potential Hazard
  • Possible thermal burns due to contact with hot equipment or exposure to high temperatures.
Possible Solutions
  • Provide guarding and/or insulation to protect against accidental contact with hot surfaces.
  • Provide PPE when necessary. [29 CFR 1910 Subpart I]
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