Arc Flash Statistic

According to data from National Fire Protection Association, the National Safety Council, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 10 arc flash accidents happen every day in the U.S. – and more than 3,600 disabling electrical contact injuries happen every year.

 

 Video 1 shows an actual arc flash/blast incident involving two electrical workers.

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Video 1: Arc Flash Accident While Racking a Breaker