Safety http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6637/more en MSHA Issues Electrical Safety Alert http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/msha-issues-electrical-safety-alert <div class="node-body article-body">The Mine Safety and Health Administration has issued an electrical safety alert after miners' shock incidents.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/msha-issues-electrical-safety-alert" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/msha-issues-electrical-safety-alert#comments Shock & Electrocution News Thu, 19 Feb 2015 22:03:00 +0000 108961 at http://ecmweb.com Eaton to Help Enhance Electrical Safety at U.S. Army Healthcare Facilities http://ecmweb.com/health-wellness/eaton-help-enhance-electrical-safety-us-army-healthcare-facilities <div class="node-body article-body">Eaton has been contracted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, to help advance electrical safety at a major hospital and multiple medical clinics in Georgia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/health-wellness/eaton-help-enhance-electrical-safety-us-army-healthcare-facilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/health-wellness/eaton-help-enhance-electrical-safety-us-army-healthcare-facilities#comments Health & Wellness News Thu, 19 Feb 2015 19:40:00 +0000 108941 at http://ecmweb.com Manhole Covers Blow in Downtown Detroit http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/manhole-covers-blow-downtown-detroit <div class="node-body article-body">Three manhole covers blew off in downtown Detroit this morning due to an electrical explosion.</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/manhole-covers-blow-downtown-detroit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/manhole-covers-blow-downtown-detroit#comments Fire & Security Around the Circuit Tue, 03 Feb 2015 20:55:00 +0000 107761 at http://ecmweb.com Corn Flour Mill Cited for Exposing Workers to Explosion, Electric Shock Hazards http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/corn-flour-mill-cited-exposing-workers-explosion-electric-shock-hazards <div class="node-body article-body">Minsa Corp. in Muleshoe, Texas, cited for 33 serious violations and $151,200 in fines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/corn-flour-mill-cited-exposing-workers-explosion-electric-shock-hazards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/corn-flour-mill-cited-exposing-workers-explosion-electric-shock-hazards#comments Shock & Electrocution News Tue, 03 Feb 2015 16:56:00 +0000 107751 at http://ecmweb.com Refinery Workers Injured from Arc Flash in Pennsylvania http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/refinery-workers-injured-arc-flash-pennsylvania <div class="node-body article-body">Two American Refining Group workers were injured this week while working on electrical equipment at the plant in Bradford, Penn.</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/arc-flash/refinery-workers-injured-arc-flash-pennsylvania" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/arc-flash/refinery-workers-injured-arc-flash-pennsylvania#comments Arc Flash Around the Circuit Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:43:00 +0000 107661 at http://ecmweb.com Electrician’s Assistant Sues Over Electric Shock in New Orleans http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrician-s-assistant-sues-over-electric-shock-new-orleans <div class="node-body article-body">An electrician’s assistant is suing her employer and the main subcontractor over being shocked at the New Orleans Riverwalk.</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/electrician-s-assistant-sues-over-electric-shock-new-orleans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrician-s-assistant-sues-over-electric-shock-new-orleans#comments Accidents & Investigations Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:36:00 +0000 107641 at http://ecmweb.com Feed Mill Asks that Jury Award Against City Be Reinstated http://ecmweb.com/accidents-investigations/feed-mill-asks-jury-award-against-city-be-reinstated <div class="node-body article-body">A feed mill business in Bowling Green, Kentucky, has requested that the Kentucky Supreme Court to reinstate a $970,000 jury award from a civil lawsuit against the city.</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/feed-mill-asks-jury-award-against-city-be-reinstated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/accidents-investigations/feed-mill-asks-jury-award-against-city-be-reinstated#comments Accidents & Investigations Around the Circuit Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:06:00 +0000 107011 at http://ecmweb.com Creatas/Creatas/Thinkstock Supreme Court Rejects Appeals by Government Contractors http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/supreme-court-rejects-appeals-government-contractors <div class="node-body article-body">A lawsuit filed by the family of a U.S. Staff Sergeant has been allowed to go forward by the U.S. Supreme Court.</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/supreme-court-rejects-appeals-government-contractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/supreme-court-rejects-appeals-government-contractors#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:16:00 +0000 106971 at http://ecmweb.com fstockfoto/iStock/Thinkstock Electrical Fire Kills Park Animals http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-kills-park-animals <div class="node-body article-body">More than a dozen animals at an animal park in South Carolina died as a result of an electrical fire last week.</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/electrical-fire-kills-park-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/fire-security/electrical-fire-kills-park-animals#comments Fire & Security Around the Circuit Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:03:00 +0000 106651 at http://ecmweb.com Idiots on Ladders Run Rampant http://ecmweb.com/safety/idiots-ladders-run-rampant <div class="node-body article-body">The wait is over, and the winner has been crowned. After receiving more entries than ever before, the Ladder Association’s annual “Idiots on Ladders” contest revealed its “biggest idiot on a ladder,” according to a special report by EHS Today, a sister publication to EC&M.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/safety/idiots-ladders-run-rampant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/safety/idiots-ladders-run-rampant#comments Contractor Safety Thu, 15 Jan 2015 21:30:00 +0000 106621 at http://ecmweb.com