ELECTRICAL SAFETY


Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to Health & Safety
  2. Basic terminologies in Health and Safety
  3. How does Electricity Work
  4. What are the Hazards of Electricity
    • Shock
    • Burns
    • Arc-Blast
    • Fire & Explosion
    • Falls
  5. Causes of Electrical Accidents
    • Unsafe Equipment and/or Installation
    • Unsafe Workplaces caused by Environmental Factors
    • Unsafe Work Practices
  6. Preventing Electrical Accidents
    • Insulation
    • Electrical Protective Devices
      • GFCI
      • AFCI
      • Fuse
      • Circuit Breakers
    • Guarding
    • Grounding
    • Good Work Practices
    • LOTO
    • PPE
  7. General Requirements: 29 CFR 1926.403
  8. Working Space about Electrical Equipment
  9. Wiring Design & Protection: 29 CFR 1926.404
  10. Summary