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August Survey Results: Energized Work Permit

September Survey: Electrical Safety Program

ASTM Standards News

ICUEE Article: 5 PPE Challenges from 2012 Standards

OSHA Cranes & Derricks Settlement

Publish date of NFPA 70E 2012

OSHA Fines this Month

Webinar: Arc PPE Changes in NESC and NFPA 70E for 2012

Continuing Education Credits

Burn Up the Myth: Is Training Enough?

Arc Test Dates

News This Month
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e-Hazard Trainer Speaking Events

e-Hazard Trainers including
Hugh Hoagland, Bill Shinn, Lee Hale, Drake Drobnick, Al Havens, Daleep Mohla
and others speak at events all over the world. Here are some events where you can find us:

 
Western Electric

7th Annual Joint Western Regional Mine Safety and Health Conference
Las Vegas, NV

October 25-26, 2011

Al Havens

ICUEE
Louisville, KY

October 4-6, 2011

Hugh Hoagland

Arc Flash Forum

 Sydney, AU
October 20-21, 2011

Hugh Hoagland

 IWEA 2011 Plant Operator Seminar
Rockford, IL

October 26, 2011

Lee Hale

National Safety Council

Philadelphia, PA

Oct 30-Nov 4, 2011

Hugh Hoagland & Drake Drobnick

IEEE Electrical Safety Workshop
Daytona Beach, FL

Jan 31-Feb 3, 2012

Hugh Hoagland & Mikhail Golovkov

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Upcoming Classes


NFPA 70E 2012 Electrical Safety in the Workplace

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NFPA 70E-2012 Low Voltage Qualified Training
Seattle, WA

October 19, 2011

NFPA 70E-2012 Low Voltage Qualified Training
Evansville, IN

November 2, 2011

NFPA 70E-2012 Low Voltage Qualified Training
Allentown, PA

November 8, 2011

 

NFPA 70E-2012 Low Voltage Qualified Training
Northbrook, IL

November 15, 2011

NFPA 70E-2012 Low Voltage Qualified Training
Atlanta, GA

November 16, 2011

 

NFPA 70E-2012 Low Voltage Qualified Training
Louisville, KY

December 5, 2011

 

NFPA 70E-2012 Low Voltage Qualified Training

Decatur, AL

January 24, 2012 

High Voltage

Qualified

HV Qualified Training
Louisville, KY

December 6, 2011

Train The Trainer

 

NFPA 70E-2012 LV & HV 

Train The Trainer  
Dec 5-8,2011

Louisville, KY

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September 2011

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August Survey Results: Energized Work Permit 

Last month’s survey question:
    When do you require an Energized Work Permit

AUG NL SV RS

 In the August Newsletter we asked you when you require an Energized Work Permit. With a total of 46 respondents, the majority answered all energized work except testing/troubleshooting.

September Survey:  Electrical Safety Program 

ASTM Standard News


New Approved ASTM Standards

D1048 – Standard Specification for Rubber Insulating Blankets

 To receive this standard free, join ASTM F18 and choose volume 10.3 as your free volume standard.  The cost is $75 per year and you can join subcommittees related to electrical safety and standards.  Then you can download about 100 standards in PDF to stay up to date on these vital standards in OSHA, NFPA 70E and NESC.

Click here to join ASTM F18

ICUEE Article


IU Cover

 Be sure to read
Incident Prevention Magazine
next month to read Hugh Hoagland’s article on the
5 PPE Safety Challenges for 2012

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OSHA Cranes and Derricks Final Rule  
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released an historic new standard, addressing the use of cranes and derricks in construction and replacing a decades old standard. The significant number of fatalities associated with the use of cranes and derricks in construction and the considerable technological advances in equipment since the publication of the old rule, issued in 1971, led the Labor Department to undertake this rulemaking

Hugh Hoagland
About author:
Hugh Hoagland is the foremost tester of clothing and PPE exposed to electrical arcs and is an arc flash expert. Read more about Hugh.

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