Work Safe BC'S video on wood dust safety
By Larry Adams
July 14, 2022 | 6:13 pm CDT
Combustible wood dust refers to the fine, dry wood particles that are a by-product of milling wood. This animated video explains why it's such a hazard in sawmills and wood shops, and also shows how it increases the risk of fires and explosions, which can cause catastrophic injuries, loss of life, and destruction of buildings. Fortunately, these events are preventable.
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