Garrett Potvin, Hoffman Product Manager


Arc Flash & Electrical Safety May 1, 2009

Another PPE for arc flash safety: Adopt proven protective exposure

Arc flash hazards have become an increasingly prominent concern as technology enhancements incorporate smaller, higher voltage equipment placed within confined areas. The dangerous result of an electrical system malfunction—essentially, a short circuit between electrified conductors—arc flash explosions can reach up to 35,000º F.

By Garrett Potvin, Hoffman Product Manager
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