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by , on August 25, 2009
I’m co teaching a webinar for ISHN magazine and DRIFIRE on the following: The 2009 edition of the NFPA 70E Standard has added a new FR requirement for personal protective clothing. The focus of the new requirement is to avoid the natural fibers under layers from igniting. This means, for example, that a cotton t-shirt...
by , on August 25, 2009
Electric Arc Newsletter The Most Authoritative Source for Electrical & Arc Flash Safety News Join Our List In This Issue Arc Test Dates Sign up for ESW 2010 OSHA 10 Hour T&D Class at e-Hazard.com Arc Flash Blanket Manufacturers ArcWear Site NEW and Improved High Vis Patent Issued Four Types of Arc Flashes article by Hugh Hoagland...
by , on August 6, 2009
Should you use the NESC or NFPA 70E? This is a crucial question. If you are an electric or communications utility, most of your work will fall under the NESC Chapter 4 is the safety portion. Other work falls under NFPA 70E. This article helps companies know which they fall under and to comply with...
by , on July 23, 2009
ArcWear™ Electric Arc Newsletter The Most Authoritative Source for Electrical & Arc Flash Safety News Join Our List In This Issue Arc Test Dates OSHA 10 Hour T&D Class at e-Hazard.com Two Electrical Incidents in the News Sponsor an NFPA 70E Class Utility Safety Rap Arc Tested Sunshade Data from Paulson CSA Z462 in French ASTM F2676...
by , on June 3, 2009
ArcWear™ Electric Arc Newsletter Your Source for Electrical Safety News Join Our List In This Issue Arc Test Dates NEW ASTM F2676 Arc Blanket Standard Approved Sponsor an NFPA 70E Class Arc Flash Survey 2009 shows PPE Works Canadian National Utility Safety Standard Seeks Public Input Two Electrical Incidents in the News Is your Balaclava/Goggle...
by , on May 17, 2009
ArcWear™ Electric Arc Newsletter Your Source for Electrical Safety News Join Our List In This Issue Arc Test Dates DOE Arc Flash Incident Train the Trainer Discount NEW Multi-layer Systems Data Arc Flash Survey 2009 shows PPE Works Ugly’s NFPA 70E is OUT! South Africa Seeks to use NFPA 70E e-Hazard Classes New 2009-NFPA 70E...
by , on April 22, 2009
ArcWear™ Electric Arc Newsletter Your Source for Electrical Safety News Join Our List In This Issue Arc Test Dates Train the Trainer Discount Corrections: Layering Data Hard to Come By or Wrong NESC 2007 Law by State Survey BusinessWeek Magazine Features Arc Flash OSHA Clarifies 2007 Electrical Installations Mentioning NFPA 70E e-Hazard Classes New 2009-NFPA...
by , on February 8, 2009
ArcWear™ Electric Arc Newsletter Your Source for Electrical Safety News In This Issue Arc Test Dates Train the Trainer Discount Corrections: Layering Data Hard to Come By or Wrong Burn Up The Myth NESC 2007 Law by State Survey Welcome Doug Lovette and Drake Drobnic LAST CHANCE NEW CLASS Arc Flash Calculations For Utilities These...
by , on January 19, 2009
ArcWear™ Electric Arc Newsletter Your Source for Electrical Safety News In This Issue Arc Test Dates NEW 70E-2009 Out Burn Up The Myth IEEE Electrical Safety Workshop Layering Data Hard to Come By or Wrong NESC Changes to 2007 Version CSA Z462 Now Available 40 cal/cm² Goggle System NEW CLASS Arc Flash Calculations For Utilities...
by , on October 18, 2008
ArcWear™ Electric Arc Newsletter Your Source for Electrical Safety News In This Issue Hugh Hoagland Public Speaking Arc Test Dates NEW 70E-2009 Out Uniform Allergies Cause Recall What Happened Here? $3.7M Raised for IEEE-NFPA 1584 UpdateSafety Research Project NEW CLASS Arc Flash Calculations For Utilities These classes will be taught by Steve Cress Author of...