by , on November 16, 2009

Sounds like this is an arc flash incident. The local newspaper here has lots of local comments on the page.
With the report of burns, sounds like this worker wasn’t wearing NFPA 70E compliant PPE.
Read the account as it was reported.

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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