Arc Flash and Electrical Safety Training – 2018 NFPA 70E updates

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OSHA’s 1910 subpart S requires training for any employee who may come in contact with an electrical hazard.  The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace is OSHA’s go-to resource on best practices necessary for electrical safety.

NFPA updates their 70E standard every 3 years, with their most recent update issued in January of 2018.  Check out this fact sheet from NFPA fact sheet about the 2018 updates.

Are your employees aware of electrical and arc flash hazards?  Are they prepared to handle electrical work where those hazards occur?  The short video below shows an actual arc flash incident.

The mission of NFPA 70E is simple: make the workplace electrically safe. But interpreting the standard and putting its safety solutions into practice isn’t as simple.  That’s where we come in.  Let us help with your electrical safety training needs!

  • ARC FLASH SAFETY TRAINING – Based on NFPA 70E for qualified workers (direct contact with exposed energized parts).
  • ELECTRICAL SAFETY AWARENESS TRAINING – Based on OSHA’s subpart S for affected workers (may come in contact with electrical hazard).

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