Monitoring steel casting at Bradken Engineered Products division, Amite, LA.
A 2013 research project conducted for Allsup, a provider of Social Security disability insurance, concluded that metalcasting operations ranked third among the most dangerous jobs in the United States.1 Foundry and diescasting plant workers are frequently injured by molten-metal splashing — a hazard that also presents risks in welding and fabricating operations.2 Any worker or employee who passes near a point at which metal is heated to the molten state risks suffering an ...
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