Ugly's Electrical Safety and NFPA 70E, 2015 Edition

  • 1h 41m
  • Charles R. Miller
  • Jones and Bartlett Learning
  • 2016

Ensure Your Jobs Comply with Important Safety Standards with Ugly’s Electrical Safety and NFPA 70E, 2015 Edition!

Ugly’s Electrical Safety and NFPA 70E, 2015 Edition is the market leading pocket-sized reference manual for electrical safety. Based on NFPA 70E 2015, this new edition summarizes current OSHA regulations as well as the National Electrical Code. Designed for electricians, engineers, contractors, designers, maintenance workers, inspectors, instructors, and students, this invaluable resource provides fast access to the most commonly referenced sections of the latest NFPA 70E and related safety standards.

Important updates in the 2015 NFPA 70E include:

  • Arc flash hazard analysis is now arc flash risk assessment
  • Hazard/risk category (HRC) is now arc flash PPE category
  • A new table has been added to identify when arc flash PPE is required
  • A new table has been added to determine the arc flash PPE category

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Protective Strategies
  • Qualified Persons (Electrical Workers)
  • Electrically Safe Work Condition
  • Test Meter Safety Ratings
  • Energy Control Procedures
  • Safety Practices When One Conductor is or Might be Energized
  • Safe Electrical Work Practices
  • Shock Protection
  • Arc-Flash Protection
  • Arc Rating
  • Insulating Factor of Layers
  • PPE Configurations
  • An Arcing Fault Converts Electrical Energy into Other Forms of Energy
  • Clothing Designed Especially for Women
  • Protective Materials
  • General Electrical Equipment
  • Special Electrical Equipment
  • Who Enforces Compliance with NFPA 70E?
  • How is NFPA 70E Related to the National Electrical Code®?
  • How is NFPA 70E Related to OSHA Regulations?
  • Who is Responsible for Electrical Safety?
  • What are Electrical Hazards?
  • Electrical Safety Program
  • Training Employees in Electrical Safety
  • Installations Covered by NFPA 70E
  • Installations Not Covered by NFPA 70E
  • NFPA 70E Definitions
  • General Protection from Electrical Injuries
  • First Aid