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Monthly Archives: February 2013

Arc flash – The dangers persists

According to data from National Fire Protection Association, the National Safety Council, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 10 arc flash accidents happen every day in the U.S. – and more than 3,600 disabling electrical contact injuries happen every year. Last year in Oregon two workers were seriously burned in arc flash incidents: To read […]

Unqualified persons need for electrical training to be “qualified” to perform non electrical work.

They must know what is and is not safe to touch in the specific areas they will be entering… They must know the maximum voltage of the area … They must know the minimum approach distances for the maximum voltage within the area … They must be trained in the recognition and proper use of […]