This student manual, developed by NIOSH, is part of a safety and health curriculum for secondary and post-secondary electrical trades courses. It is designed to engage the learner in recognizing, evaluating, and controlling hazards associated with electrical work. It was developed through extensive research with vocational instructors. Chapters: Electricity is Dangerous; Dangers of Electrical Shock; Burns Caused by Electricity (includes First Aid Fact Sheet); Overview of the Safety Model; Recognizing Hazards; Evaluating Hazards; Controlling Hazards: Safe Work Environment; and Controlling Hazards: Safe Work Practices. Glossary of Terms. Illustrations.In these cases, the path to ground is interrupted by nonconductive material. A ground fault circuit interrupter, or GFCI, is an inexpensive life- saver. GFCIs detect any difference in current between the two circuit wires (the black wires and white anbsp;...
|Title||:||Electrical Safety: Safety and Health for Electrical Trades|
|Author||:||Thaddeus W. Fowler|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2010-01|