Trendy Protective Clothing For Electrical Workers

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

Electrical Safety and Safety Clothing

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

What is an electric shock?

In the Electrical Engineering field,many cases of accident or death around the world causes by electric shocked.It very dangerous because we cannot see,smell and feel the electric current.

Current flow into our body and can make heart stop from functioning and can cause the serious injury even death.The level of danger for electric shock depends on the value of the body current and the time for which the current flows.

Human body have a different insulation value (Ohm) and also different current value can effected the heart.For the body have a low current level,it can easily attack the heart function and it so dangerous.

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Bathroom wiring regulations

When we planning to wiring the bathroom,we must consider the several electrical wiring regulation are specified.In this room almost in wet condition can cause the electric shock if we not proper design according the regulations.

Basically bathroom containing a fixed bath tub,shower basin,sink ,etc.So with additional regulations,it can reduce the chance of electric shock due to wet condition.

Here i explain about some additional regulations used for wiring the bathroom.I hope i can be a guideline when we want install or design electrical wiring. read more

First aid kit

For electrical jobs,usually must have a first aid station near the working area.The first aid kit box must completed with first aid items and a latest  St. John Ambulance first aid manual.

This kit is very useful for first treatment when accident or injuries happent to avoid it can be more serious.It can save our life.So please make sure the first aid kit alway inspect and completed with necessary components.

The electrical group leader or supervisor must be competant person for emergency first aid certificate or equivalent. Minimum requirement of first aid station for electrical working area must contain :- read more

Eyes protection

Around the world,eyes injuries happened about 2500 case per day and 20% from that is permanent vision loss.So imagine how about our future life when we cannot see anymore due to not wear eyes protection.

According to the statistic,three main factor causes for the eyes injuries such as falling or flying objects,chemical splash and not used proper tools and equipment.

For electrical jobs,the hazard for eyes injuries such as arc flash,drilling jobs,grinding and many more.So we must used the proper and suitable eyes protection depend on our jobscopes. read more

Selecting electric glove size

In electrical job scopes,PPE ( personal protection equipment ) is a one of important thing when perform a tasks to avoid an electric shock.It can cause the serious fatal and injury even death.

This time i want share some information how to selecting an electric glove size correctly.It important because when we perform an electrical task,we need a comfort glove to handle electrical equipment or device correctly.

If gloves size is too small it can cause a uncomfortable and cause hand fatigue or injured.when you select hand protection that is too large, a gloves getting caught into moving parts of machinery or snagged on jagged edges. A glove that is too loose also can cause uncomfortable when perform a task. read more