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General concepts and principles of electrical safety. Electrical safety manuals. Safety meeting outlines. Full text of a lockout - tagout program for the control of hazardous energy.

92 Resources
AFCIs: Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters [22189] ?

Understanding the Problem of Arc Faults and Fires

Aluminum Wiring in Residential Properties: Hazards & Remedies [7989] ?

Series of articles outlines the hazards and remedies for aluminum wiring

Basic Electrical Safety [pdf] [32543] ?

Reference document covers the hazards of electrical equipment

Basic Electrical Safety Policy [19287] ?

Safety advice related to basic electrical safety

Battery Chargers [9752] ?

Hints & tips about battery charging

Battery Safety Requirements [27471] ?

DOT rules and notices and more

Bodily Dangers of Electricity [5460] ?

The effects of electricity on the human body with dry skin and moist skin

Cal OSHA Lockout/Tagout eTool [11346] ?

For employers in California

CAL/OSHA Lockout Tagout [doc] [36726] ?

Text of the state of California's LOTO requirements

Campus Lockout Tagout Procedure [pdf] [27293] ?

In use at a major university

Canada: Electrical Hazards [17028] ?

Electrical safety requirements in Canada

Canada: Lockout/Tagout General Safety Requirements [pdf] [17026] ?

General lockout guidelines

Children and Electrical Outlets [22203] ?

Child safety advice

Construction Site Electrical Standards [27103] ?

OSHA and National Electric Code requirements as they affect job sites

Construction: Electrical Incidents [17429] ?

Identify and control the hazards that commonly cause the most serious construction injuries

Control of Hazardous Energy [pdf] [6458] ?

Lock-out/tag-out program used by the US Army Corps of Engineers

Control of Hazardous Energy Lockout - Tagout Program [2246] ?

Full text of a lockout - tagout program for the control of hazardous energy

Cutting Hazardous Location Cable Cost [7976] ?

Alternatives to conduit to cut installed cable costs in Class I hazardous locations

Electrical Code Quiz [22040] ?

Series of quizzes related to the basic electrical code

Electrical Equipment Grounding [pdf] [26424] ?

Safety practices

Updated Electrical Panel Accessibility and Enclosure of Live Parts [36302] ?

Electrical panel safety hazards and controls

Electrical Safety [10592] ?

Minimize the risks of electrical hazards with an electrical safety program

Electrical Safety Checklist [pdf] [23125] ?

A safety inspection checklist

Electrical Safety Design Tutorial [32544] ?

Online slide presentation covers hazards from electrical system parts that an employee could make contact with

Electrical Safety Factsheet [pdf] [25959] ?

Improve hazard recognition and emphasize the importance of the following proper electrical safety procedures

Electrical Safety for Electrical Trades [26321] ?

Student manual in recognizing, evaluating, and controlling hazards associated with electrical work

Electrical Safety for General Industry [pdf] [40648] ?

A train-the-trainer guide

Electrical Safety Guidance [39446] ?

Electrical safety fact sheets and more

Electrical Safety Handbook [pdf] [32310] ?

Text of an electrical safety manual

Electrical Safety in the Workplace [22191] ?

Includes an electrical safety inspection checklist

Electrical Safety Lessons [29028] ?

Discussion guide and electrical safety guidance cards

Electrical Safety Manual [11604] ?

Chapter of a safety manual related to electrical safety

Electrical Safety Program [1298] ?

Electrical Safety portion of a safety manual

Electrical Safety Requirements - OSHA [pdf] [39902] ?

Safety standards for electrical systems and for safety-related work practices

Electrical Safety Training [24923] ?

Training module with support materials

Electrical Safety/Electrocutions [23335] ?

Documents on electrical injuries and electrical safety hazards

Electrical Shock Hazard [19290] ?

For workers - understand how electricity can lead to serious accidents

Electrical Shock What to Do [19288] ?

What to do in the event of an electrical shock or electrical burn

Electrical Work Practices Tutorial [32545] ?

This module is based on 29 CFR 1910 Subpart S and covers electrical work requirements designed to minimize hazards

Electrical Worker Safety [22039] ?

Electrical safety materials that may be used as tool box talks

Electrical Workplace Safety [25605] ?

Extension cord safety, circuit breaker lockout devices, examples of workplace electrical hazards

Electrostatic Discharge Prevention [pdf] [16515] ?

Principles of static electricity and its control

ESD Audits [39935] ?

Guidance for creating an ESD audit to prevent electrostatic discharge hazards

Example of a Lockout/Tagout Program [pdf] [27082] ?

In use by a major university

Extension Cord Safety Factsheet [pdf] [25961] ?

Basics do's and don't related to electrical extension cord safety

Extension Cords, Power Strips - Safety [39448] ?

A toolbox safety topic

Facilities Engineering Electrical Facilities Safety [pdf] [14723] ?

Safety at electrical substations, etc.

Fact Sheet on Lockout/Tagout, 29 CFR 1910.147 [3103] ?

Fact sheet outlines the basics required by OSHA's lockout tagout standard

Facts About Power Surges [22211] ?

How a power surge causes damage

Foreign Voltage and Frequencies Guide [pdf] [14724] ?

Frequency and Single- and Three- Phase Voltage Levels by Country

Updated Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters Save Lives [22213] ?

Explains the basics of GFCI outlets and GFCI circuit breakers

Hazardous Locations: Classes, Divisions, and Groups [14361] ?

Requirements for Equipment used in Hazardous Locations

Updated Home Electrical Safety [12882] ?

Safety tips

Home Electrical Safety Checklist [pdf] [10556] ?

CPSC safety material related to electrical hazards in the home

Lock Out - Tag Out Program [1297] ?

Lock Out - Tag Out Program - full text

Lock-Out/Tag-Out Annual Inspection Process [27317] ?

Emphasizes lockout/tagout procedures for each machine

Lockout / Tagout Technical Reference Manual [3170] ?

Full text of a technical reference manual on lockout / tagout safety

Lockout /Tagout Requirements for Machine Setup [26894] ?

A discussion of OSHA LOTO requirements for die-setting activitites and machine setup operations

Lockout Tagout - Understanding Hazardous Energy [pdf] [31770] ?

Understanding energy-control procedures

Lockout Tagout Guidelines for the Control of Hazardous Energy Sources [pdf] [31771] ?

A safety guide for lockout tagout procedures

Lockout Tagout Procedures [pdf] [10151] ?

Example of a LOTO program

Lockout Tagout Safety Program Implementation Tools [16604] ?

Support materials for implementing a LOTO program

Lockout Tagout Training Presentation [36727] ?

A Powerpoint presentation of LOTO requirements

Lockout/Tagout Booklet [pdf] [39903] ?

OSHA requirements for the control of hazardous energy

Lockout/Tagout Checklist [pdf] [26022] ?

A series of yes/no to audit your lockout/tagout program (pdf)

Lockout/Tagout for Employers [1573] ?

Guidelines on the components of a good lockout program, etc.

Lockout/Tagout Policy [pdf] [25335] ?

Sample policy in use at a major university

Lockout/Tagout Procedures [28498] ?

Seeks to ensure that effective lockout/tagout procedures are used to isolate and control hazardous energies

LOTO Tutorial [9687] ?

Designed to assist with compliance to OSHA standard 1910.147

LOTO Written Program [pdf] [29091] ?

Example of a lockout/tagout program

National Electric Code Support [1048] ?

Resources and support materials related to the National Electric Code (not the text of the code)

OSHA Lockout/Tagout Requirements [16115] ?

Outlines OSHA LOTO requirements

Repairing Aluminum Wiring [pdf] [22210] ?

What the homeowner can do

Updated Safely Jump Starting Batteries [27474] ?

Advice for safe jump starting of batteries

Updated Safety Guidelines for Use of Power Strips [39447] ?

Dangerous daisy chains

Sample Energy Control Program (Lockout/Tagout) [15236] ?

Fill in the blank sample safety program

Sample Hazardous Energy Control Program [25124] ?

Sample lockout/tagout program materials

Updated Sample Lockout Tagout Program [26675] ?

Example of a safety program for locking out and tagging out electrical equipment

Sample Lockout/Tagout Procedures [18915] ?

Typical minimal lockout procedures

Sample Lockout/Tagout Program [pdf] [9684] ?

Sample written program

Shock and Electrocution [32031] ?

Articles on the subject

Static Electricity - Risk Control [39932] ?

The control or risks from static electricity

Surge Suppressor Fires [doc] [39933] ?

What to look for

Technical Manuals for Electricians [7978] ?

Industry manuals for the electrical professional

UK: Electrical Safety at Work [27064] ?

Information on maintaining electrical equipment safety and preventing electrical injuries

UK: Electrical Safety Control Work Practices [27065] ?

For electrical installations or equipment used on the jobsite

Understanding Batteries [pdf] [14357] ?

A guide to understanding battery specifications

Understanding GFCIs [pdf] [23903] ?

Properly test GFCI receptacles in your home

Updated Useful Electrical Formulas [22041] ?

Here are some common formulas that are frequently used in the field

Western Australia: Electrical Safety [13432] ?

Solutions to electrical safety hazards in the workplace

Workplace Electrical Safety [12880] ?

Electrical safety topics for office safety, industrial and manufacturing safety

Written Program : Energy Control Procedure (Lockout/Tagout) [pdf] [23115] ?

Example of a written program for a medical center

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