AWWA-64234 Safety First: Safe Handling of Compressed Gas in the Laboratory


This video shows employees how to work safely with compressed-gas cylinders. 15 minutes

With nearly 200 different kinds of materials shipped, stored and used in compressed gas cylinders today, the need to understand safe handling practices has never been more essential. This training DVD provides current OSHA and DOT regulations and gives employees an instant refresher course on safe compressed gas handling procedures, including:

  • The five basic parts of gas cylinders and their purposes
  • Safe handling basics and the potential consequences of mishandling
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Transporting cylinders
  • Visual inspections
  • Labels and markings
  • Storage and handling
ISBN: 9781583216811
Publisher: American Water Works Association
Publication date: 2002
AWWA catalog no: 64234
Media Type: DVD