“Put Your NFPA NEC Knowledge To The Test With The Free NEC Challenge App”

Electrical professionals, you’re invited to put your NFPA 70: National Electrical Code (NEC) knowledge to the test with NFPA’s new NEC Challenge app! The NEC Challenge App is compatible with any Apple or Android product and is available on Google Play, as well. The best thing about it? The app is free! Want to take … Continue reading “Put Your NFPA NEC Knowledge To The Test With The Free NEC Challenge App”

“New NFPA 70E – 2015 Standard Explained”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XO7e97-Kelg The 2015 edition of NFPA 70E introduces a major change in how stakeholders evaluate electrical risk, so that owners, managers, and employees can work together to ensure an electrically safe working area and comply with OSHA 1910 Subpart S and OSHA 1926 Subpart K. • Key changes throughout the Standard replace the phrase "hazard … Continue reading “New NFPA 70E – 2015 Standard Explained”

“New! ” NFPA 70E – 2015 Standard Released”

The 2015 edition of NFPA 70E introduces a major change in how stakeholders evaluate electrical risk -- so that owners, managers, and employees can work together to ensure an electrically safe working area and comply with OSHA 1910 Subpart S and OSHA 1926 Subpart K. • Key changes throughout the Standard replace the phrase "hazard … Continue reading “New! ” NFPA 70E – 2015 Standard Released”

Arc Flash Regulations Overview

  New Regulations, NEC Labeling Requirement OSHA is now citing and fining employers for failure to protect employees from the dangers of arc flash. For guidelines on best practices for protecting employees, OSHA refers employers to the 2012 edition of NFPA 70E standard, "Standard For Electrical Safety In the Workplace." The NFPA 70E 2012 edition instructs … Continue reading Arc Flash Regulations Overview

Safety Photo of the Day – “What’s Wrong With Using This As A Face Shield?, It’ll Work Just Fine!”

Want Water With That face Shield? Face shield protection is an important part of personal protective equipment (PPE). OSHA regulation 29 CFR 1910.133 gives the requirements for employers to follow on the appropriate use and selection of face shields and protective eyewear. OSHA relies on ANSI to provide manufacturing standards for face shields as well … Continue reading Safety Photo of the Day – “What’s Wrong With Using This As A Face Shield?, It’ll Work Just Fine!”

Free Webinar: Implementing NFPA 70E for Arc Flash Safety – Wednesday, June 20, 2012 @ 2PM ET

             A promotional message from EHS Todayannouncing a new webinar. _ Implementing NFPA 70E for Arc Flash Safety Live Webinar· Wednesday, June 20, 2012· 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT Register now for this free live webinar   Applying NFPA 70E to real-world situations can be confusing and at times overwhelming. … Continue reading Free Webinar: Implementing NFPA 70E for Arc Flash Safety – Wednesday, June 20, 2012 @ 2PM ET

On the Job Webinar Series – NFPA 70E – Thursday, May 31, 2012 1:00 PM CT

On the Job Webinar Series On the Job is a FREE online Webinar series designed to provide industry information and updates to help keep you informed about the latest trends affecting your business or organization. Industry experts and knowledgeable Grainger staff partner through On the Job to provide relevant solutions regarding some of the key … Continue reading On the Job Webinar Series – NFPA 70E – Thursday, May 31, 2012 1:00 PM CT

Free Webinar – NSC: The Importance of Arc Flash Assessment – April 21, 2011 @ 12:00 PM Central time

The Importance of Arc Flash Assessment   April 21, 12 p.m. Central Electrical hazards cause more than 300 deaths and 4,000 injuries in the workplace each year. In fact, electrical accidents rank sixth among all causes of work-related deaths in the United States. Between 2003 and 2007, 28,401 workers died while on the job. Contact … Continue reading Free Webinar – NSC: The Importance of Arc Flash Assessment – April 21, 2011 @ 12:00 PM Central time

Free Live Webinar: Implementing NFPA 70E for Arc Flash Safety – March 8th @ 2 PM ET / 11 AM PT

A promotional message from EHS Today announcing a new webinar.  Free Live Webinar Tuesday, March 8, 2011 2:00pm ET / 11:00am PT Duration: 60 Minutes _Join us for this EHS Today Webinar Implementing NFPA 70E for Arc Flash Safety Register now for this free live webinar  The practical application of NFPA 70E to real-world electrical … Continue reading Free Live Webinar: Implementing NFPA 70E for Arc Flash Safety – March 8th @ 2 PM ET / 11 AM PT

How to Handle an OSHA Inspection – “What Should I Expect?”

How to Handle An OSHA Inspection - Download PDF File OSHA Inspection Procedures - Download PDF File I have had many questions lately asking "What should I expect and how do I handle an OSHA Inspection?", thus this posting. Being prepared to handle an OSHA inspection or investigation properly minimizes the employer’s exposure to liability … Continue reading How to Handle an OSHA Inspection – “What Should I Expect?”