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by , on September 23, 2016
Come out and see us in Anaheim, CA, this year! We’ll be at the Anaheim Convention Center for the 2016 National Safety Council’s Congress & Expo from October 15th to the 21st. Terry Bradshaw, NFL legend, and Deborah Hersman, President & CEO of the National Safety Council, will deliver their remarks at the opening session,...
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by , on September 22, 2016
Shell Canada investigated an arc flash incident that affected three workers. The arc flash investigation resulted in no injuries. This is the kind of story we want to hear. The workers were taken to the “health facility as a precaution”, but were cleared for work that evening. Congratulations to Shell Canada, CSA Z462, Alberta OH&S, ESPS (one...
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by , on September 22, 2016
More companies have been asking for options to our traditional electrical safety training classes, which we offer here in Louisville, KY, or on-site at company locations. While we feel that attending a live class provides invaluable opportunity for information exchange with peers and instructional consultants alike, we also offer a variety of videos for sale,...
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by , on September 20, 2016
One of e-Hazard’s newest consultants, Mike Doherty, will be speaking at the 2016 Wind Optimization & Maintenance in Toronto, Canada. This will happen November 29-30, 2016 at Doubletree Toronto in downtown Toronto. Mike will be speaking on Canada’s workplace electrical safety standard, CSA Z462. Various talks will be given over three different sessions: Session 1:...
data search
by , on September 2, 2016
The National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health has developed a useful database that contains information on applicable standards and regulations on various PPE. I typed “arc flash” in the search field, and this is part of the list.  Does very well.  Not a ton of guidance but excellent in what it recommends. Click on...
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by , on August 26, 2016
Mike Doherty will be facilitating a webinar September 14, 2016, titled “Risk Assessment in the Design Phase.” He will discuss a good electrical safety program by identifying hazards, assessing risks, and implementing the hierarchy of risk control methods. His focus will be on engineering designs, a more forward-looking strategy rather than “chasing safety afterward.” You...
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by , on August 26, 2016
e-Hazard warmly welcomes Kevin Holm and Mike Doherty as independent electrical consultants and instructors based in Canada. We are excited that they are joining e-Hazard’s network of trainers. Both men will be teaching classes using e-Hazard materials in conjunction with CSA Z462, Canada’s standard for employee electrical safety. Kevin Holm is based in the province of...
subway rail
by , on August 24, 2016
Recently, a woman in New York City witnessed another woman fall into the energized third rail on subway tracks and receive a shock. Her response was compassionate and instinctive. She jumped down to push the injured woman away from the rail. But when she touched her, she received a shock herself. She described it later:...
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by , on August 9, 2016
It seems that the appetite for playing the Pokémon Go app has been overriding common sense and decorum. People have played the game at certain monuments and museums, sparking outcries about their disrespect for the monuments and disregard to visitors. Some of these locations have requested on social media that players refrain from playing at...
welder
by , on August 4, 2016
A welder was electrocuted this past May while disassembling a live, 480-volt flexible cord. He worked at Homeyer Precision Manufacturing in Marthasville, Missouri. The company was cited for 11 serious and one other-than-serious safety violations. The proposed fines come to $59,000. OSHA’s investigation found Homeyer failed to: Train employees on electrical safe work practices. Isolate energy to machines and...
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