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Electrical safety from the ground up
Electrical safety from the ground up

Risks associated with shock and electrocutions from inadvertent contact with energized parts have long been recognized as a threat to electrical workers. In recent years, OSHA and industry associations recognized the severity and urgency of the situation which resulted in the development of new standards for... Read More

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Industrial GFCIs are finally here
Industrial GFCIs are finally here

Electric shock has always been a vital concern for plant maintenance workers. A recent IEEE white paper points out that from 1992-2002, there were 3,378 fatal electrical injuries listed in the Census... Read More

Debunking the myths around arc flash safety, prevention
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According to the Electrical Safety Foundation, Int'l, 2,000 workers each year are admitted to burn centers for treatment of severe arc flash burns. While the threat of shock and electrocution from... Read More

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Bridging safety onto automation networks
Bridging safety onto automation networks

With the creation of new standards (IEC 13849-1 and IEC 61508) and the ongoing update cycles for existing standards, processor- and software-based safety controls have begun to find wider acceptance... Read More

How is steam efficiently used?
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According to the U.S. Dept. of Energy (DOE), over 45% of all the fuel burned by U.S. manufacturers is used to produce steam. This statistic may sound high, but steam is used to heat raw materials,... Read More

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