Examples of Line of Fire Safety

Examples of Line of Fire

Objects with Roll Potential

  • Secure objects that can roll such as cylinders, material and equipment
  • Secure rolling stock using approved binders; apply parking brakes or use chocks to prevent movement

Pressurized Cylinders and Lines

  • Chain all tanks upright and install caps when not in use

High-Pressure Hydraulic Tools

  • Only trained or instructed individuals should operate hydraulic tools

Regulator/Gauge Pressurization

  • Stand aside and avoid facing the front or back of the regulator gauge when pressure is introduced

Electrical Equipment

  • Stand aside when racking breakers into position in case of malfunction and breaker fragments

Spring-Loaded Devices

  • Springs come in a variety of shapes and sizes, and can release tremendous energy when tension is suddenly released