WORKINGTON IRON & STEEL CO.
(Branch of the United Steel Cos. Ltd.)
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VISITORS ADVICE CARD

Read and understand the following. A Steelworks is a dangerous place for the stranger; a few of the main hazards are listed below. Memorise them, give this Card the attention it deserves, and reduce the chance of an Accident to yourself.

SOME MAIN HAZARDS

Molten Metal.
“Red” and “Black” Hot Bars, etc.
Locomotives, Lorries and other Vehicles.
Overhead Cranes carrying loads.
Projecting Billets, Bars, Pipes, etc.
Open Manholes, Excavations and obstructions.
Mechanical and Electrical Machinery.

 

DO

Look where you are going
Stick to your guide. Obey Him
Beware of Molten Metal
Beware of Furnace Charging Machines
Beware of all Machinery
Beware of all Vehicles
BE CAREFUL

 

DO NOT    

Wander from your Party
Obstruct Operatives
Touch apparently Cold Objects
Pass between Wagons
Pass under Suspended Loads
TAKE RISKS

 

 

An  Accident  to  you  is  your  responsibility,  not ours.
Your  Signature  on  the  reverse  of  the  permit means  that  you  realise  and  accept  your responsibility.

 


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