Safety http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6637/more en Pennsylvania High School Closes Again After Electrical Fire http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/pennsylvania-high-school-closes-again-after-electrical-fire <div class="node-body article-body">A high school in Pennsylvania closed at noon yesterday due to an electrical problem, one relating to an electrical fire.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/pennsylvania-high-school-closes-again-after-electrical-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/pennsylvania-high-school-closes-again-after-electrical-fire#comments Fire & Security Around the Circuit Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:02:00 +0000 111821 at http://ecmweb.com Explosive Device Wired into Electrical System in House for Sale http://ecmweb.com/accidents-investigations/explosive-device-wired-electrical-system-house-sale <div class="node-body article-body">A house for sale in Massachusetts was wired to explode when someone flipped a light switch.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/accidents-investigations/explosive-device-wired-electrical-system-house-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/accidents-investigations/explosive-device-wired-electrical-system-house-sale#comments Accidents & Investigations Around the Circuit Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:09:00 +0000 111791 at http://ecmweb.com Rachel Gardner/iStock/Thinkstock Frick Service, Inc. Exposes Workers to Electrical Hazards http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/frick-service-inc-exposes-workers-electrical-hazards <div class="node-body article-body">On Aug. 28, 2014, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Indianapolis Area Office initiated an inspection after receiving a formal complaint alleging unsafe working conditions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/frick-service-inc-exposes-workers-electrical-hazards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/frick-service-inc-exposes-workers-electrical-hazards#comments Shock & Electrocution News Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:15:00 +0000 111371 at http://ecmweb.com A Sticky Situation http://ecmweb.com/safety/sticky-situation <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Over the past few years, you may have noticed more arc flash labels appearing on electrical equipment.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/safety/sticky-situation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/safety/sticky-situation#comments Safety Silver Thu, 19 Mar 2015 16:45:00 +0000 111011 at http://ecmweb.com OSHA Publishes Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Eye and Face Protection Standards http://ecmweb.com/ppe/osha-publishes-notice-proposed-rulemaking-eye-and-face-protection-standards <div class="node-body article-body">The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has published a proposed revision to its Eye and Face Protection Standards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/ppe/osha-publishes-notice-proposed-rulemaking-eye-and-face-protection-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/ppe/osha-publishes-notice-proposed-rulemaking-eye-and-face-protection-standards#comments PPE News Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:50:00 +0000 111111 at http://ecmweb.com Coprid/iStock/Thinkstock Nickle Works 5 Years Without an Accident http://ecmweb.com/health-wellness/nickle-works-5-years-without-accident <div class="node-body article-body">As of Feb. 1, Nickle Electrical employees had successfully worked five years without a lost-time accident.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/health-wellness/nickle-works-5-years-without-accident" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/health-wellness/nickle-works-5-years-without-accident#comments Health & Wellness News Wed, 18 Mar 2015 14:32:00 +0000 110981 at http://ecmweb.com Iowa Farm Fire Result of Electrical Malfunction http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/iowa-farm-fire-result-electrical-malfunction <div class="node-body article-body">A fire at a farm in Iowa was likely caused by an electrical equipment malfunction.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/iowa-farm-fire-result-electrical-malfunction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/iowa-farm-fire-result-electrical-malfunction#comments Fire & Security Around the Circuit Mon, 16 Mar 2015 14:06:00 +0000 110771 at http://ecmweb.com Thinkstock image Untrained Worker Suffers Fatal Electrocution at H.M. Richards, Inc. http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/untrained-worker-suffers-fatal-electrocution-hm-richards-inc <div class="node-body article-body">Raymond Marvin Reece was a husband and father who enjoyed pleasures like family boating trips, camping and stock-car racing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/untrained-worker-suffers-fatal-electrocution-hm-richards-inc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/untrained-worker-suffers-fatal-electrocution-hm-richards-inc#comments Electrical Testing Shock & Electrocution News Fri, 13 Mar 2015 17:52:00 +0000 110681 at http://ecmweb.com School District in Michigan Repairs Stadium After Electrocution http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/school-district-michigan-repairs-stadium-after-electrocution <div class="node-body article-body">Lincoln, Michigan, Consolidated Schools is repairing a high school football stadium where a 13-year-old was electrocuted last fall.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/school-district-michigan-repairs-stadium-after-electrocution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/school-district-michigan-repairs-stadium-after-electrocution#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Tue, 10 Mar 2015 14:02:00 +0000 110361 at http://ecmweb.com MRI Machine Explodes, Injuring Electricians http://ecmweb.com/accidents-investigations/mri-machine-explodes-injuring-electricians <div class="node-body article-body">An MRI machine exploded at an animal hospital in Paramus, N.J., last week, injuring three electricians. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/accidents-investigations/mri-machine-explodes-injuring-electricians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/accidents-investigations/mri-machine-explodes-injuring-electricians#comments Accidents & Investigations Around the Circuit Mon, 09 Mar 2015 15:26:00 +0000 110251 at http://ecmweb.com nimon_t/iStock/Thinkstock