This article, by Jane Alexander of Maintenance Technology, outlines 5 tips to achieving a safe place for employees to work (which is required and enforced by OSHA). Arc Flash Safety is a key component of any safety program, and with the new NFPA 70E 2015 Standard that has been put in place this year, it’s even more important with the changes and adjustments that have been enacted.
Her article states, “Electrical safety is an overarching concern for plants and facilities everywhere. In the United States, providing a safe workplace for employees is required—and enforced—by OSHA. Relative to electrical workplace safety, OSHA issues citations based on the requirements of NFPA 70E Electrical Safety in…”