by , on February 24, 2012

Fresh From Texas was cited with eight serious violations for exposing workers to electrical hazards at its facility in San Antonio.    The serious violations include: failing to ensure that workers were provided with adequate working space around electrical equipment and that the working space was not used for storage; to properly cover electrical equipment such as condenser units; to ensure high-voltage equipment was not exposed to forklift traffic; to protect electrical circuits from overload to prevent a possible fire; and to remove damaged electrical cords from service.

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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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