How to Be Safe When Welding?
Welders are exposed to dangerous ultraviolet (UV) rays that can cause cataracts, skin cancer, and other serious health problems. A welding helmet shields the eyes from these types of dangerous UV rays. Welders are also exposed to infrared radiation, which can be burned by the intense heat coming off the weld site. A welding helmet protects the face from intense infrared radiation that can burn or cause wrinkles on unprotected skin. A welding helmet is