Safety: Unsafe Assumptions, Part 5

False assumptions about temporary power can permanently injure you. Here are four assumptions you should never make.

False assumptions about temporary power can permanently injure you. Here are four assumptions you should never make.

  • “It’s temporary, so a lower standard of care and workmanship apply. We’re going to rip it out later, anyhow.” If anything, you should be more careful with temporary power work because the wiring isn’t as well-protected as permanent wiring.
  • “If there’s a fault, the breaker will open and prevent any pr

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