Who Needs NFPA 70E Training In 2021?

Kansas City based Electrical Safety Specialists offers NFPA 70E training anywhere in the United States.

Kansas City based Electrical Safety Specialists offers NFPA 70E training anywhere in the United States. OSHA 1910 Subpart S mandates that any employee who might come into contact with an electrical hazard must receive electrical safety training. Though OSHA does not specifically call for NFPA 70E training, it is considered the industry standard for worker…

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Is Arc Flash Training Required By OSHA?

Arc flash training from ESS not only protects employees from injury but builds a culture of safety within the company.

Arc flash training is available nationwide from Electrical Safety Specialists. OSHA 1910 Subpart S mandates that any employee who might come into contact with an electrical hazard must receive electrical safety training. Though OSHA does not specifically call for NFPA 70E training, it is considered the industry standard for worker safety and compliance. Arc flash…

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How Is An Arc Flash Risk Assessment Performed?

An ESS field technician will collect the necessary information to complete the arc flash risk assessment.

  An arc flash risk assessment identifies the presence and location of potential hazards and provides recommendations for personal protective equipment, boundaries for limited and restricted approaches, recommendations for flash protection, and safe work practices. Electrical Safety Specialists (ESS) performs risk assessments for potential hazards and much more. Here we outline the process: 1. On-Site…

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NFPA 70E Training: What Is The Goal?

NFPA 70E training from ESS covers meter safety including the dynamics of arc flash/blast, hazard risk assessments, incident energy, arc flash protection boundary, and effects on people.

NFPA 70E training is a critical step to ensuring worker safety. It isn’t enough to assess hazards without properly training employees how to work around the hazards. Our goal in NFPA 70E training is to help save lives and money by introducing safe work practices that minimize the possibility of injuries and lost time accidents.…

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Arc Flash Training: What Is It?

Arc Flash Training courses provided by Electrical Safety Specialists keep your employees up to date with the ever-changing electrical safety standards.

Arc Flash Training courses provided by Electrical Safety Specialists keep your employees up to date with the ever-changing electrical safety standards. These courses are taught nationwide and cover the complex standards and regulations per the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and NFPA 70E. Electrical Safety Specialists Arc Flash training is offered in 4-hour, 8-hour,…

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Arc Flash Risk Assessment Frequency Requirements

As part of a company’s safety protocols, an arc flash risk assessment provides insight into the steps an employer needs to take to protect workers.

An arc flash risk assessment is one of the most important requirements to recognize, measure, and mitigate risk to electrical workers. In the event of an electrical incident such as arc flash burns or electrical shock, serious injury and even fatalities can occur. The potential costs for an employer who fails to take preventive risk…

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Benefits Of Lockout Tagout Training

Lockout tagout training is a critical component for safeguarding employees who operate and maintain equipment.

Lockout tagout training is a critical component for safeguarding employees who operate and maintain equipment. The most obvious benefit from LOTO is the safety of the employees who work in and around heavy machinery. Prior to the widespread implementation of lockout tagout procedures, hundreds of people were killed each year and thousands more injured in…

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Electrical PPE Is Crucial To Arc Flash Safety

Electrical PPE is the last line of defense against arc flash hazard injuries!

Electrical PPE, or personal protective equipment, is crucial to arc flash safety. Arc flash PPE should feature head-to-toe protection against this serious hazard in order to complete the job in the safest, most efficient and professional manner possible. Appropriate arc flash PPE includes arc-resistant gear, voltage rated gloves and insulated tools to protect the entire…

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