by , on December 5, 2009

Underground networks in our larger cities have the most fault current of all the electrical systems other than possibly a smelter. These networks must be worked on and in by highly qualified persons but there are coming new devices such as arc flash protective blankets which are tested to meet ASTM F2676 that can help save workers in some situations. Sadly this wasn’t one of them.

Read the FOX News Story here.

Hugh Hoagland
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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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