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Verification of Energy Isolation and Zero Energy is a must to avert such Arc Flash incidents. Before work begins: (1.) Identify all energy sources. (2.) Confirm that hazardous energy sources have been isolated, locked and tagged. (3.) Check for zero … Continue reading
The best way to protect your employees from an Arc Flash is to de-energize electrical equipment before working on it. BUT REMEMBER! Sometimes de-energizing electrical equipment can initiate an Arc Flash.
How can I protect myself from electrocution hazards? A. Maintain safe distance from overhead power lines Staying away from power lines is the best option. Before work begins: Ensure that the equipment/activity (such as cranes and other high reaching equipment) … Continue reading
What is an electrocution hazard? Electrocution results when a person is exposed to a lethal amount of electrical energy. An electrical hazard can be defined as a serious workplace hazard that exposes workers to Burns, Electrocution, Shock, Arc flash, Fire, … Continue reading