Protecting electrical professionals from safety hazards on the job, in the plant, and in the field


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Arc Flash Risk Management Considerations

Feb. 2, 2023
Key concepts every electrical professional must understand and put into practice to ensure a safe and reliable electrical operating environment.

Moving Violations Video No. 299: Bundle of Violations

Nov. 16, 2023
Russ shows us a bundle of cables attached to rigid PVC conduit.
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EC&M On Air Podcast Highlights PPE Requirements & Disconnect Switches with Randy Barnett

Nov. 13, 2023
In Episode 34, we highlight one of Randy Barnett’s popular EC&M Asks videos in an audio-only format.
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Code Quiz of the Week: No. 412

Nov. 13, 2023
Weekly Quiz on the 2020 National Electrical Code
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ESFI Releases Building Owner Electric Vehicle Survey Results

Nov. 10, 2023
The survey's goal was to identify safety gaps related to emerging technology.
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Electrical Troubleshooting Quiz — November 7, 2023

Nov. 7, 2023
What troubleshooting steps must be done, and how do you convince the plant manager to let you proceed?
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Six Tips for Adapting to the Skilled Worker Shortage

Nov. 7, 2023
Today’s equipment is more complicated than ever, and the skills to maintain it have risen commensurately. This is a problem because the pool of people from which to even teach...
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Code Conversations Podcast — Breaking Down Barrier Requirements

Nov. 6, 2023
Ellen and Russ talk about whether duct seal can be used to cover supply-side terminals.
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outdoor luminaire

Code Quiz of the Week: No. 411

Nov. 6, 2023
Weekly Quiz on the 2020 National Electrical Code