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The Heat is On

Five steps smart businesses are taking to protect their people and operations from arc flash hazards

It’s no secret that electricity is dangerous. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, between 2004 and 2013, nearly 2,000 fatal and more than 24,000 non-fatal electrical injuries occurred. The National Safety Council reports that electrical hazards cause nearly one workplace fatality every day. Beyond the risk of electric shock resulting from contact with energized equipment, today’s electrical workers face an increased risk of exposure to arc flash hazards, due in part to gre

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