Graphic Products has released a new video underscoring the importance of electrical safety. This...
Graphic Products has released a new video underscoring the importance of electrical safety. This animated video is the third in a three-part series about arc flash safety, available online at the Graphic Products YouTube Channel and provides a light-hearted yet memorable look at a serious topic. An arc flash is a powerful burst of heat resulting from an uncontrolled electrical current. It can be triggered when insulation or isolation between electrified conductors is insufficient to withstand the applied voltage. The instantaneous flash can cause severe injury or death. The video also outlines protection standards set forth by the NFPA, and calculates PPE needed to protect against calories of energy generated by an arc flash arc flash incident; when and if it happens.