Metalworking is a broad field of study that encompasses several large industries. This informative DVD demonstrates the kind of precautions that should be taken when working with metals.
Sheet metal work, soldering, foundry work, and forging are covered, along with handling steel beams at a construction site (the Shedd Aquarium, in Chicago). Footage of fatal accidents and testimonials from steelworkers reinforce the importance of safety.
This video should be viewed by anyone studying technology or any metal-working trade. Correlates to all National CTE Organizational Standards (including the provisions of the Perkins Act).
In English, with English-language subtitles. Viewing time: 23 minutes. 2011.
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