A Beginner’s Guide To Welding Safety

Welding machines like MIG and TIG welders and tools (like plasma cutters) can present many hazards to both those actively at work and those in the vicinity. It is crucial to be aware of all the risks and dangers of welding, and understand what welding safety precautions need to be taken to protect welders and those around them. The good news is that following welding safety rules isn’t hard. In this guide we’ll help you understand all of the major aspects of staying safe while welding.

Meet Jamie Eddy

Jamie is a fifth-year apprentice electrician based in Pittsburgh. After initially pursuing a degree in nursing, Jamie discovered her heart was not in it, and she ended up failing out of nursing school. Once she was introduced to the trades world, she jumped right into learning everything she could. Now, Jamie is on her way to becoming a journeyman, and she shares that loves what she does, especially because there’s never a dull moment on the job. She has also made it her personal mission to get more women involved in the trades, all thanks to the woman who encouraged her to start her career as an electrician.

How Much Do Auto Mechanics Make?

If you’re interested in becoming an auto mechanic, then it might be a good idea to do some research to find out how much you can make in the career before committing to it. Here’s everything you need to know.

Meet Mari Kaschalk

Mari is a proud American drywaller, hanger, and finisher. Based in Pennsylvania, Mari left her career as a computer engineer to learn the trade from her husband 5 years ago and joined his business as a partner. Together, the drywalling duo behind TK Drywall provides high-quality services in both the commercial and residential spaces. From renovations and remodels to drywall repairs, Mari loves taking on new projects and especially enjoys working on custom homes.

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