NFPA - 51B
Standard for Fire Prevention During Welding, Cutting, and Other Hot Work
|Publication Date:||1 January 2019|
This standard shall cover provisions to prevent injury, loss of life, and loss of property from fire or explosion as a result of hot work.
Installation and operation of arc cutting and welding equipment and operation of gas cutting and welding equipment shall be in accordance with ANSI Z49.1, Safety in Welding, Cutting, and Allied Processes.
Purpose. This standard shall provide minimum requirements for all persons who manage, request, authorize, perform, or supervise hot work.