by , on August 9, 2010

Another in the line of fines against USPS for electrical hazards.  This puts the total over $4 Million in fines.

Is the purpose to make a point since this isn’t a true stand alone business?  Probably.  Industry beware.  Electrical safety is the 4th or 5th leading cause of death and likely the same in permanent disability (if stats hold there are likely 3000 permanent disabilities due to electrical shock and arc flash each year).

Click here to read the latest OSHA Press Release on USPS Electrical Hazards Citations.

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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