Training -Abrasive Blasting

Worker Training and Hazard Communication

• Provide training to abrasive blasters and support personnel on blasting health and safety hazards, how to use controls, personal hygiene practices, safe work practices and the use of PPE and respirators.
• Manufacturers are required to include appropriate health hazard information on the blasting materials on safety data sheets (SDS) as required under OSHA’s Hazard Communication standard (29 CFR 1910.1200).
• Obtain and read the manufacturer’s SDS for health hazard information on the abrasive blasting material you are using.