Working with Motors, Part 2 Leslie Achtymichuk/iStock/Thinkstock

Working with Motors, Part 2

Let’s review some of these to make sure you don’t commit them in the near future.

Injuries sustained while working with motors are nearly always the result of unsafe acts. Let’s review some of these to make sure you don’t commit them in the near future.

• Operating a motor disconnect with your right hand. Stand to the right of it and operate it with your left hand. Why? In this position, you are out of the path of any potential arc flash or blast.

• Not taggi

Register to view the full article

Register on EC&M and gain access to premium content, including this article and much more.

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish