Tag: Arc Flash

What You Need to Know to Protect Workers from an Arc Flash Hazard

What You Need to Know to Protect Workers from an Arc Flash Hazard

| May 24, 2017

What happens when an electrical lineman is working on a transformer from the bucket truck and accidentally drops a tool that results in what would otherwise be thought of as a simple spark? It could easily trigger a dangerous release of energy known as an arc flash (aka arc fault and arc blast). This release […]

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Arc Flash Clothing You Deserve

Arc Flash Clothing You Deserve

| September 14, 2016

OEL 12 Cal Clothing is built from the highest grade of FR textiles in the USA. OEL offers a superior product to its competition. Rest assured that you and your employees are taken care of. For more extensive information, visit our Education/Training page for testing and data information. Download our catalog to view all possible […]

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MSA’s Arc Flash Full Body Harnesses for Safety at Heights

MSA’s Arc Flash Full Body Harnesses for Safety at Heights

| July 22, 2016

Are your workers protected from an Arc Flash Hazard? Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) offers two new Arc Flash Harnesses in its portfolio of world-renowned fall protection safety equipment. The MSA EVOTECH® and Workman® Arc Flash Harnesses keep workers safe around electrical hazards at heights, such as on bucket trucks, scissor […]

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40 CAL / CM2 Ultralight Clothing By OTEX!

40 CAL / CM2 Ultralight Clothing By OTEX!

| July 20, 2016

Our new dual-layer Ultralight clothing takes advantage of DuPont’s dedication to scientific advancement and Westex’s Industry leading dependability. Weight in 37% lighter than traditional HRC4 PPE, our Ultralight Clothing is the most innovative contender in the lightweight arena. HYBRID LAYERING Combined Fabric Weight: 14 oz Outer Layer: DuPont Protera Color: Navy Inner Layer: Westex Ultrasoft […]

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Are Your Workers Protected from an ARC Flash Hazard?

Are Your Workers Protected from an ARC Flash Hazard?

| June 27, 2016

To get an understanding of what an Arc Flash is, imagine this scenario: a linesman is working on a transformer from his bucket truck, when he accidentally drops a tool that produced a simple spark. That spark triggered a full-blown tragedy…an arc flash occurred. What’s an Arc Flash? An Arc Flash – also known as […]

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Introducing EVOTECH® and Workman® Arc Flash Full Body Harnesses

Introducing EVOTECH® and Workman® Arc Flash Full Body Harnesses

| July 5, 2015

Introducing the EVOTECH® and Workman® Arc Flash Full Body Harnesses designed to self-extinguish quickly to prevent melting or dripping in the event of an arc flash. These innovative harnesses help to keep workers safe around electrical hazards at heights. EVOTECH Arc Flash Harness: Provides outstanding arc flash protection for people who work at heights. Its […]

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Electrical Safety: 2015 NFPA 70E Arc Flash Training

Electrical Safety: 2015 NFPA 70E Arc Flash Training

| March 12, 2015

This Video On Demand training course provides an overview of the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) Code 70E standard through the 2015 standard updates. It explains the need to de-energize equipment prior to working on it, when working on energized systems may be permissible, and the permitting process for working on energized systems. Setting the […]

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