Statistics regarding electrical accidents worldwide indicate that thousands of people are injured or killed every year. Electrical professionals working on the installation, maintenance, repair, and construction of electrical facilities are in fact the very people most likely to experience an electrical accident. Of these, electricians are the most vulnerable. Contact with electrical wiring or other electrical equipment is the most common cause of an electrical accident.
Achieving a zero number of electrical accidents will require a safe electrical installation, properly maintained over its lifetime, and an emphasis on the good condition of the measures protecting against electric shock and burns. This, together with a proper training of employees, will go a long way towards achieving this goal.Log in to post comments