Analysis of risk management at welding in gresik steel fabrication company

Nafilatul Fitri, Anggun Rofika Thursina, Endang Dwiyanti

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Gresik steel fabrication company has some complex work processes. Welding was one of the activities with a high risk in the steel fabrication company Gresik. The objective of this study was to analyze the company’s risk management of Gresik steel fabrication. This research was combination of observational with cross-sectional study design. The research used observation and interviews with several relevant parties to determine the work steps in welding, hazard analysis, and controlthat has been done by the company. Variable in this research were the analysis of risk, risk assessment, and risk control recommendations welding. The results indicate there were 17 hazard welding whereas 5 has high hazard risk, 9 have moderate hazard risk, and 3 consider as low hazard risk. The potential risk in this study that has a high risk were noisy, working at height, electricity, and welding sparks. Furthermore, a high-hazard risk welding control recommendationsincludes engineering controls, administrative controls, and use of PPE.Moderate hazard risk control recommendations on welding were engineering control, and occupational health services.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)11-14
Number of pages4
JournalMalaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences
Publication statusPublished - 2019


  • Risk management
  • Steel fabrication
  • Welding


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