NFPA 70E-2015 has been released in PDF, Print expected Oct. 10, 2014

Let e-Hazard help you apply the NFPA 70E 2015 changes through our training available Oct.10, 2015 The new standard has stunning changes including: Elimination of HRC 0 moving all electrical work into arc rated clothing (non melting clothing required under AR … Continue reading

NFPA 70E NEW Tucking in AR Shirts Rule

Electrical workers are required to wear arc rated/flame resistant clothing when doing energized electrical work. A majority of workers wear AR/FR pants with long sleeved shirts tucked into the pants. However, some workers prefer wearing AR/FR bib overalls with an … Continue reading

NFPA’s CESCP certification program

Attention:  CESCP candidates If you are interested in becoming a Certified Electrical Safety Compliance Professional, e-Hazard courses may help you get there. The NFPA’s CESCP certification program, announced in October, offers electrical professionals an impressive credential which documents their knowledge … Continue reading

Is NFPA 70E the Law (Yes, and No)?

One of the questions most frequently asked about electrical safety training relates to whether employers are legally obligated to offer NFPA 70E® training. While NFPA 70E training is NOT required by law except for contractors to the Department of Energy … Continue reading

Permanent Electrical Safety Devices (PESD)

John L., with the KY Labor Department asked this question: Has NFPA published any position on PESD’s (Permanent Electrical Safety Devices) or can you get them to address (it) in the future? Hugh Hoagland answers: Permanent Electrical Safety Devices (PESD) … Continue reading