Any sort of work which includes an exposure to electrical circuits and equipment involves its own set of risks. Particularly, electricians are exposed to these hazards on a regular basis. We commonly know that electric shock is the only danger electricians are exposed to, but little do we know that electric arc explosion is an equally perilous threat, which can generate blistering heat called arc flash that can cause lethal injuries. read more
It’s not uncommon for home and business owners to contact an electrician when they are having electrical problems in their home. From electrical sockets causing shortages to replacing old light fixtures, there are a number of issues that people may need to be addressed.
Though each problem may be different, there are some common concerns that electricians and anyone who assists them must be familiar with and that is taking the appropriate safety measure to avoid unnecessary risks and injuries. That being said, here’s several safety precautions that must be taken to keep everyone safe. Read More
When design the electrical installation and electric power for building or factory,the main objective that we need to focus is about emergency and standby electric power systems.The main reason is the about safety of building occupants following a power outage.
When danger or disaster happened at building or factory such as fire,heavy smoke, chemical hazard,tsunami or earthquake,the emergency procedure backup power system is important and it required for evacuation from the building.
At the very least, emergency and standby power systems should provide lighting to assure the safe evacuation and panic-free exit of people from the building. read more
Every person who involved or worked at factory or plant very regular with safety sign.It are displayed around the working area to inform workers of the regulation and rules when working in hazardous area.
Safety sign also educated the workers how to perform the task in safety condition.It also gave a big impact to workers to always follow safety rules and can reduce incident at working area.
For the new workers and not familiar with real working condition,safety sign is the main guidance to do the jobs in proper and safety condition.So i hope with my post can expose the basic of safety sign meaning and purpose at our working area. read more
Working On or Near Electrical Conductors or Circuit Parts
Safety-related work practices shall be used to safeguard employees from injury while they are working on or near exposed electric conductors or circuit parts that are or can become energized.
The specific safety-related work practice shall be consistent with the nature and extent of the associated electric hazards.
Live parts to which an employee might be exposed shall be put into an electrically safe work condition before an employee works on or near them, unless the employer can demonstrate that de-energizing introduces additional or increased hazards or is infeasible due to equipment design or operational limitation.
An electrically safe work condition shall be achieved when performed in accordance with the procedures and verified by the following process:- read more