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NFPA 70E Softback
70E is a standard that focuses on protecting people and identifies
requirements that are considered necessary to provide a workplace that
is generally free from electrical hazards.
Item #601- NFPA 70E Softback
bases its electrical safety mandates on NFPA 70E™: Electrical Safety
in the Workplace™. Prevent accidents and comply!
dangers such as shock, electrocution, arc flash, and arc blast will
always be present on the job, but proper training and safety strategies
can minimize the likelihood of injuries and fatalities. NFPA 70E:
Electrical Safety in the Workplace covers the full range of electrical
safety issues, from work practices to maintenance, special equipment
requirements, and installation.
evaluates compliance with its electrical safety regulations, OSHA 1910
Subpart S and OSHA 1926 Subpart K, using the comprehensive information
in NFPA 70E. While OSHA tells you what to do to avoid electrical
dangers, this vital Standard tells you how.
and updates in the 2012 edition help reduce risks and accidents:
requirement for a signed authorization for energized electrical work.
language concerning multi-employer relationships requires all
contractors on a project to be aware of hazards, PPE, safe work
practices, and emergency evacuation procedures.
requirements correlate with the 2011 National Electrical Code®.
and revised definitions clarify electrical safety issues such as arc
rating, incident energy, and restricted approach boundary.
PPE requirements reflect the latest technology.
like the NEC® , this edition's format and organization save time and
help eliminate errors!
discussion of Safety Related Work Practices has been moved to Chapter
1, to emphasize the topic's importance.
1 has been totally reorganized, with all related provisions grouped
together in logical progression.
Annexes for a Sample Energized Work Permit, General Categories of
Electrical Hazards, and a Sample Job Briefing Form, plus an updated
Sample Arc Flash Calculations Annex, help you work smarter.
costly accidents and meet OSHA mandates by putting the 2012 NFPA 70E to
work. (Softbound, 2012)