Electrical Safety

Electrical Safety from a safety and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) perspective.



Workers at risk of certain fire hazards need rain gear that is also flame resistant Workers at risk of certain fire hazards need rain gear that is also flame resistant Workers at risk of certain fire hazards need rain gear that is also flame resistant Workers at risk of certain fire hazards need rain gear that is also flame resistant


Selecting FR rainwear can be intimidating, so we'll walk you through it. Here are some basic considerations before selecting your PPE.

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Electrical shock accounts or a high number of injuries and fatalities. Find out how to combat them on the worksite.

Fall, electrouction, struck by, and caught-in or caught between hazards account for most construction fatalities Fall, electrouction, struck by, and caught-in or caught between hazards account for most construction fatalities Fall, electrouction, struck by, and caught-in or caught between hazards account for most construction fatalities Fall, electrouction, struck by, and caught-in or caught between hazards account for most construction fatalities


OSHA's Fatal Four account for 65% of all fatalities in the construction industry. Find out what steps you can take to keep workers safe...

4 Solutions to Eliminate Arc Flash Hazards in the Workplace 4 Solutions to Eliminate Arc Flash Hazards in the Workplace 4 Solutions to Eliminate Arc Flash Hazards in the Workplace 4 Solutions to Eliminate Arc Flash Hazards in the Workplace


A reported 5-10 American workers are injured or killed every day from arc flashes and electric shock hazards, but with proper practice,...

Best practices for electrical safety Best practices for electrical safety Best practices for electrical safety Best practices for electrical safety


Nearly every industry has electrical hazards, but not every safety program is designed to handle them well. Incorporate these 3 pillars to...

Best practices with rubber insulating gloves Best practices with rubber insulating gloves Best practices with rubber insulating gloves Best practices with rubber insulating gloves


Rubber insulating products protect workers from potentially fatal electric hazards. Follow these best practices when using them.

Selecting the right rubber insulating glove testing facility Selecting the right rubber insulating glove testing facility Selecting the right rubber insulating glove testing facility Selecting the right rubber insulating glove testing facility


Your rubber insulating equipment should be tested regularly, but not by just any lab. Find out why NAIL accreditation makes a difference.

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Arc flash PPE isn't perfect - but it can be better. Find out why you don't have to put up with the most common arc flash gear problems.

Why You Should Give More Thought to Rubber Insulating PPE Why You Should Give More Thought to Rubber Insulating PPE Why You Should Give More Thought to Rubber Insulating PPE Why You Should Give More Thought to Rubber Insulating PPE


Rubber insulating PPE gets too little attention. Learn about how it can save lives and how to equip your workers properly.

Technology Adoption in the Workplace: Top Three Myths Debunked Technology Adoption in the Workplace: Top Three Myths Debunked Technology Adoption in the Workplace: Top Three Myths Debunked Technology Adoption in the Workplace: Top Three Myths Debunked


Are you reluctant to adopt mobiles forms solutions for your Environmental Health and Safety team? This article debunks the top three...

Lockout Tagout: 6 Essential Elements Lockout Tagout: 6 Essential Elements Lockout Tagout: 6 Essential Elements Lockout Tagout: 6 Essential Elements


How good is your lockout tagout program? Make sure it includes these six elements.

How to Choose the Right Rubber Insulating Glove How to Choose the Right Rubber Insulating Glove How to Choose the Right Rubber Insulating Glove How to Choose the Right Rubber Insulating Glove


Insulating rubber gloves can save a worker's life, but it needs the right amount of voltage protection. Find out how to choose the right...

7 Steps to Safely Analyzing Power Quality 7 Steps to Safely Analyzing Power Quality 7 Steps to Safely Analyzing Power Quality 7 Steps to Safely Analyzing Power Quality


Analyzing your power quality can be worth your while, but it needs to be done safely. Find out how to reduce your risks.

What You Need to Know About Electric Shock Drowning (ESD) What You Need to Know About Electric Shock Drowning (ESD) What You Need to Know About Electric Shock Drowning (ESD) What You Need to Know About Electric Shock Drowning (ESD)


Electric shock drowning (ESD) is little known but has deadly consequences. Find out how ESD happens and how to prevent it.

5 Ways for Electricians to Avoid Asbestos Exposure 5 Ways for Electricians to Avoid Asbestos Exposure 5 Ways for Electricians to Avoid Asbestos Exposure 5 Ways for Electricians to Avoid Asbestos Exposure


Every electrician is well aware of the electrical hazards that come with the job. But asbestos exposure is also a common and very serious...

Electrical Risk Assessments Electrical Risk Assessments Electrical Risk Assessments Electrical Risk Assessments


Mitigating risk in the workplace begins with a thorough risk assessment. Learn what components are crucial to an effective risk assessment...

Stay Safe and Celebrate Electrical Safety Month Stay Safe and Celebrate Electrical Safety Month Stay Safe and Celebrate Electrical Safety Month Stay Safe and Celebrate Electrical Safety Month


Electrical safety is important both at home and at work. Learn what hazards lurk in unsuspecting places and how you can protect against...

How to Avoid Static Electricity Shocks During the Winter Season How to Avoid Static Electricity Shocks During the Winter Season How to Avoid Static Electricity Shocks During the Winter Season How to Avoid Static Electricity Shocks During the Winter Season


Static electricity can be a real nussiance in the winter. Find out what the most common sources of static electricity are around you and...

Electricity in the Workplace: The Silent Killer Electricity in the Workplace: The Silent Killer Electricity in the Workplace: The Silent Killer Electricity in the Workplace: The Silent Killer


How to protect yourself and your employees from the invisible workplace hazard of electricity.