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Arc Flash & Electrical Safety December 12, 2022

Electrical safety standards and hazard recognition

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Arc Flash & Electrical Safety October 24, 2022

Top 5 Plant Engineering content: October 17-23, 2022

The top 5 Plant Engineering content from the past week covered predictive analytics, energy management and maintenance. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Christina Miller
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Arc Flash & Electrical Safety September 24, 2022

How to make absence of voltage testing safer and more productive

Absence of voltage testing is a hot topic among safety experts and electrical safety manufacturers and permanent electrical safety devices (PESDs) can help improve safety.

By Nick Schiltz
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Arc Flash & Electrical Safety September 12, 2022

4 easy methods to improve an electrical safety program

Maintaining a valuable safety culture, training, annual audits and investing in safety measures help enhance an electrical safety program.

By Nick Schiltz
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Arc Flash & Electrical Safety September 3, 2022

Prioritizing electrical safety and cybersecurity for critical networks

Facility managers and control engineers need to learn more about the information technology (IT) side of things. Ensuring electrical safety and reliability is critical and should not be overlooked.

By Anthony Ciccozzi
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Arc Flash & Electrical Safety September 1, 2022

How food and beverage companies can upgrade their electrical safety programs

How fast-paced work environments and reactive maintenance lead to a higher rate of injuries and OSHA violations, and the role training plays.

By Nick Schiltz
Arc Flash & Electrical Safety July 26, 2022

The basics of transformers, UPS and switchgear

On continual basis, it is imperative for engineers to learn about vital electrical equipment like transformers, switchgear and UPS systems when performing design, installation or maintenance activities

By Taiwo Atoki, PE, LEED AP
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Arc Flash & Electrical Safety February 17, 2022

Safety concerns and supply chain disruption

Also, while electrical safety is a prime concern, trips, slips and falls tend to be the biggest hazard.

By Kevin Parker
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Arc Flash & Electrical Safety February 16, 2022

Why short circuit current matters

Short circuit current analysis is an essential part of the design and safe operation of electrical systems and obtaining the right equipment is a crucial step.

By Sam Fopma
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Arc Flash & Electrical Safety December 21, 2021

How to perform a safer, smarter, and more productive LOTO procedure

Failure to perform proper mechanical or electrical lockout/tagout (LOTO) can lead to electrocution, electrical shock, arc-flash, and other hazards.

By Nick Schiltz