Compressed air serves as a convenient power source for various types of tools and machinery, and is commonly found and used in many areas of work.
Compressed air is not just ordinary air. It is a concentrated stream of highly pressurized air, which can cause serious injury to the operator and the people around him in several ways.
Every worker on the jobsite needs to be aware of the hazards associated with compressed air. Although the consequences of compressed air can vary, they can be severe.