Category: <span>Syndication: Codes and Standards (Fire, Life Safety)</span>
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Arc Flash & Electrical Safety December 12, 2022

Electrical safety standards and hazard recognition

Where to learn what you need to know

By Plant Engineering
Arc Flash & Electrical Safety June 1, 2021

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles May 25-31, 2021

Articles about augmented reality transforming manual labor, how to test for absence of voltage, how to engage employees through plant optimization and more were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from May 25-31, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay
Fire, Life Safety April 13, 2021

Fire safety best practices for manufacturing facilities

Are lights, alarms, extinguishers and sprinklers inspected every year?

By Chad Connor
Safety & PPE December 9, 2019

Early fire detection saves cost

Effective improvement of preventive fire protection.

By Michael Daub and Torsten Welz
Process Safety August 12, 2019

NFPA 652 compliance starts with a dust hazard analysis

Combustible dust safety standard requires understanding the codes.

By Vahid Ebadat, Ph.D.
Safety & PPE October 17, 2017

Sharp decrease in OSHA workplace violations

Annual report finds fall protection citations drop 14% from 2016

By Bob Vavra, Content Manager, CFE Media.
Safety & PPE January 4, 2017

Is your company’s electrical safety program NFPA 70E-compliant?

NFPA 70E-2015 requires employers to implement and document an overall electrical safety program. An NFPA 70E-compliant electrical safety program can be broken down into eight easily understood pieces. Knowledge gained from appropriate training is the key factor that will make or break a company’s electrical safety program.

By Tommy Northcott, PE, CMRP, Northcott Consulting LLC, Tullahoma, Tenn.
Safety & PPE March 23, 2015

Flame arrester

FlameSaf flame arrester/relief vent platform protects against the dangers of explosion, flame propagation and overpressure.