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Give an example of each of the five strategies for managing hazards 1. ELIMINATION: For example, in a metal element manufacturing company, the welder is exposed to the inhalation of metal fumes because of the welding process, the company eliminates the risk with the installation of metal fume extractors, which must be used by the welder during the development of your daily activity. 2. SUBSTITUTION: In the same metal element manufacturing company, welding equipment was not updated more than ten years ago; this equipment has begun to fail for some time and generate electric shocks to welders. The company decides to change all its stuff, with the latest equipment that meets all the safety standards required by law and its health and safety program. 3. ENGINEERING: In the company in question, the process must stop while the workers perform the download of the materials that the supplier brings to start the process, this activity is carried out by the employees manually because the company in the last years has not carried out any investment. The new
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