Author: Ken Sellars
Ken Sellars
Ken Sellars
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Ken Sellars is an instructor of electrical safety, NEC, Grounding/Bonding and Arc Flash Safety courses nationwide. Read more about Ken.

by , on January 18, 2018
2018 has arrived, and for us here in the USA, it has arrived with a cold vengeance, with 95% of the country below freezing on January 1st, some with bitterly cold conditions as low as -40° F wind chills. As we hunker down with our coffee and hot chocolate, we might do well to consider...
by , on November 21, 2017
pair of eyeglass frames on a table
Question: Some of our workers want to wear metal eyeglass frames with side shields for doing electrical work. Is this allowed by OSHA or NFPA 70E? Answer: (We wanted to play the Guess Who’s “These Eyes” for while you were reading our response, but our copyright department nixed it!) The question often arises about conductive...
by , on October 10, 2017
Electrical safety is e-Hazard’s passion. As individuals, our #1 concern is for the safety of workers. As a company, we educate and train people in the workforce on electrical safety, and we do so with the latest standards and data available. In the same spirit of safety, we want to bring attention to NFPA Fire...
by , on September 28, 2017
electric shock drowning boat picture
We want to remind everyone of the dangers of electric shock drowning. Boating and swimming are popular recreational activities, and most people are familiar with looking out for typical outdoor hazards: shallow waters, rocky areas, snakes and other wildlife, etc. But how many think about possible electrical hazards? A popular place to swim is near...
by , on September 21, 2017
One of our jobs at e-Hazard is to consult with others concerning electrical safety requirements, ranging from specific training required by OSHA to NFPA 70E®-compliant annual supervisory audit programs. We strive to answer these in-the-moment questions with one of our on-staff electrical experts. (No “press 1 to speak to a human” here at e-Hazard!) A...