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Welding PPE: A Guide

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Welding PPE: A Guide

Flash. Sparks. Heat. Smoke. All of these are part of welding jobs, but that doesn’t mean that you have to just put up with them. In fact, just the opposite is true, as experienced, professional welders know it’s smart and provides better work product when you are protected while doing your job. With the benefit of personal protection equipment, such as you can find at a company like U.H.A.O.A, for example, you can concentrate on what you’re doing and not the discomfort you would feel otherwise. This equipment, also known as PPE, comes in many forms, each one tailored for...

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Proper Spill Containment Techniques

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Proper Spill Containment Techniques

Spills happen. It’s a fact of life, despite the best of preparations, care, and safety training of the individuals involved. It doesn’t have to be a major incident though, even with the most dangerous of chemicals, if proper containment techniques are followed to the letter. If you are charged with being prepared for spill containment in Dallas-Fort Worth, then you should make sure that your inventory includes all the necessary equipment that is available from a company such as U.H.A.O.A. You’re going to need to look at preventative measures first, but then, it’s smart to prepare for the worst and...

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Personal Protection Equipment a Must on the Job Site

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Personal Protection Equipment a Must on the Job Site

As an employer, personal protection equipment in Dallas-Fort Worth is as essential for your workers as the machinery it takes to get the job done. For safety’s sake, it’s necessary for the employees to have the appropriate PPE. For example, consider what type of equipment prevents on-the-job injuries when welding. Some of the basics include: Safety Glasses Face Shields Respirators Heat Shields Welding Sleeves PPE -- A Smart Investment in Your Business Welding requires safety equipment and measures to prevent injury and disease. When someone is welding, they’re exposed to heat, sparks, fumes, and chemicals. Because of this, they need...

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A Unicorn Welcome & Explanation

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A Unicorn Welcome & Explanation

Let’s get the question that’s on your mind out of the way first. No, we don’t hunt unicorns, even though our name is U.H.A.O.A (Unicorn Hunters Association of America). We chose it because we are asked for hard to find and one off items on a regular basis. Our real business is a bit more mundane, but essential to industry as we provide industrial maintenance supplies in Dallas-Fort Worth. We’re the company to turn to when you want everything from drill bits to spill containment kits to personal protection equipment (PPE) and more. In addition, we offer services that include...

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