Blog » South Reading Arc Flash confirmed clothing fire BUT no electrical work occuring. Arc flash ignition of clothing major issue in fatalities.
Very odd but “eating lunch” in front of an electrical panel could result in burns if the panel arcs badly. OSHA requires no storage in front of electrical equipment.
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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.