Safety News

OSHA reviews cause of two arc flash accidents, finding they could have been prevented if the workers performed a simple test

In both cases the workers did not test to verify the equipment was actually deenergized before beginning the work- they believed it was, and that could have cost them their life. If they had taken the extra time to perform

Renewable Energy Company cited after fatality at New Hampshire Power Plant

OSHA NEWS RELEASE – REGION 1   U.S. Department of Labor Cites New Jersey Renewable Energy Company Following Fatality at New Hampshire Power Plant The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited EWP Renewable Corp. doing business

OSHA ACCIDENT REPORT: Employee Burned While Working On Electrical Distribution Panel

OSHA ACCIDENT REPORT: Employee Burned While Working On Electrical Distribution Panel Accident: 104328.015 – Employee Is Working On An Electrical Distribution Panel And At 2:00 p.m. on March 15, 2018, an employee was setting up to install breakers in a

Gold Mine Worker Suffered Severe Burns from Arc Flash Incident

Gold Mine Worker Suffered Severe Burns from Arc Flash Incident A potential arc flash incident caused an electrical worker from the Central Norseman Gold Corporation to sustain severe burns to his hands and face while working in the Central Norseman

OSHA Accident Report: 38 year old worker dies after being electrocuted while servicing crane

OSHA Accident Report: 38 year old worker dies after being electrocuted while servicing crane Accident: 103143.015 – Employee Is Electrocuted While Servicing Crane At 10:56 a.m. on February 15, 2018, an employee was servicing an overhead crane when he was