Safety: Unsafe Assumptions, Part 3

In the event of an arc blast, false assumptions can leave you literally burned.

False assumptions can completely undermine the safety effort. In the event of an arc blast, they can leave you literally burned. Let’s review these three dangerous assumptions.

  1. “I’m just checking voltages, so NFPA 70E doesn’t apply to me.” Or, a variation, “I’m doing infrared….” It doesn’t matter what you’re doing; a potential arc blast doesn’t check that first and then decide whether to happen. It

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