The purpose of this article is to discuss hazard recognition and hazard control related to propane gas cylinders. These cylinders are commonly used in conjunction with forklifts and industrial trucks found in a lot of rigging shops. As with any workplace danger, it is critical to be aware of the causes and prevention of such danger. The goal should be to minimize the risk of an accident occurring. With regard to propane gas cylinders, the suggestion is for you to review current practices with the intent of assuring safe storage, handling, and proper use.
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