Hot Work Resources

Managing the Risk of Hot Work

Fire incidents have been caused by contractors working under Hot Work activities. Over a ten year period (2003-2012) there has been 282 losses of lives with a property loss and operational interruption of $946.8 million ($3.4 million per fire). [1] Fires are caused by personnel not being trained, personnel not following procedures and out of date procedures.

Does your business have the right protection and prevention procedures in place to ensure that your site or business does not loss their company. Download a free Hot Work Quick Reference Guide to understand the proper prevention needs which includes a template of a Hot Work Permit.

[1] FM Global – Don’t Get Burned by Hot Work