There are five primary factors that determine the severity of an injury from an electrical arc:
• Distance from the arc
• Absorption coefficient of the clothing worn
• Arc temperature
• Arc duration
• Arc length
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Did you know as many as eight in 10 electrical injuries are caused by burns that result from exposure to energy released from an arcing fault? Arc flash, the leading cause of serious injuries and deaths on the job in the electrical industry, ca...