Secretariat: BSICommittee Manager:
Chairperson (until end 2026):Mr Andreas Naumov
ISO Technical Programme Manager [TPM]:ISO Editorial Programme Manager [EPM]:
- Creation date: 1976
Standardization of occupational health and safety in welding and related processes. This includes requirements on machines, equipment and devices and their connections in order to:
- minimize, detect, remove and separate hazardous substances resulting from welding and allied processes;
- protect personnel against hazards in the welding environment (e.g. radiation, noise, vibration, mechanical, optical, thermal hazards);
It also includes measuring and testing procedures e.g. extraction efficiency.