Hugh Hoagland is the foremost tester of clothing and PPE exposed to electric arc's and is an arc flash expert. Hugh has been on the ASTM F18 committee since 1995 and is a founding member of IEEE 1584 Standard for doing arc flash calculations attending early meetings and raising funds for this important standard. Hugh has monthly tests in arc flashes and has performed over 60,000 arc flash tests at Kinectrics, Kema and the Geneva arc flash labs. Hugh has worked with NFPA 70E, participates on taskforces, and is a founding member of CSA Z462 in Canada. His company e-hazard.com does training all over the world and has developed award winning arc flash training materials that are used by over 600 trainers.