Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety
MedSun: Newsletter #54, November 2010

Lab Manager Magazine

What follows here is a condensed set of basic guidelines applicable to all gas cylinders. Taking the time to develop and implement a compressed gas safety program for your research or production facility will go a long way toward preventing accidents and potential tragedy. Most fixes and corrections are low cost and easily installed and maintained. Compared to the costs associated with the alternatives, it is hard to argue against a good compressed gas safety program.

Additional Information:

Lab Manager Magazine. Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety. September 2010.
http://www.labmanager.com/stips.asp?ID=137


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