Arc Flash Safety: OSHA Requirements for Your Workplace
Recording Price: $199.00
(Includes Proprietary Materials)
OSHA has passed several changes that will bring the standard in compliance with NFPA-70E, these changes will effect a number of industries and facilities. Are you in compliance? Each year thousands of employees are treated for severe arc flash injuries. Despite the high risk to employees and associated costs, many employers are still unclear on OSHA rules relating to electrical hazards. In this 60-minute webinar you and your managers will learn:
OSHA regulations pertaining to arc flash safety
How to determine arc flash hazard levels in the workplace
Training and equipment requirements for employers & employees
What you need to know on the NFPA 70E 2012 standard
OSHA's Standard for Arc Flash - and Enforcement Actions
OSHA Fines and Enforcement - who is OSHA targeting?
Applicable Codes and Regulations supporting Arc Flash Safety
Staged testing and the forces involved in an Arc Flash explosion
Electrical Hazards in the Workplace: How to Protect Your Employees
The three types of Electrical Hazards in the workplace
The Who, What, When, Where and Why of Arc Flash
Important Arc Flash statistics - and Costs to the Business
How to read an Arc Flash warning label
NFPA-70E Standard: What's Needed to Keep Compliant
Why facilities want to be NFPA-70E compliant
Three steps to 70E Compliance
Hazard Risk Categories & Associated Arc Rated PPE
How Arc Flash affects your LO/TO Program
Live Question & Answer Session - Have your specific arc flash questions answered
About The Speaker
John R. Skal, BSME, is the founder of Falcon Power Consultants, specialists in providing engineered Arc Flash Hazard Analysis (AFHA) solutions for NFPA-70E compliance. He possesses more than 25 years' engineering, operations and maintenance experience, including being an integral part of the management team responsible for the 1st Steel Company becoming OSHA "VPP" certified in the United States.
He speaks at national conferences and trade organizations educating safety managers, risk management personnel, facility maintenance staff, and qualified electrical workers on safeguarding employees and mitigating company liability and risk with regards to an arc flash incident.
Skal has presented at many conferences including ISA (Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society), ABA (American Bakers Association) Safety Conference, ERI (Employer Resource Institute) and the PASSHE (Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education).
Falcon Power Consultants provides customized site-specific NFPA-70E Awareness training educating both affected employees and supervisors in the proper procedures and protection of personnel in the event of an Arc Flash
In this 60-minute program you and your managers will learn how to protect employees conducting electrical and maintenance work, keep your company OSHA compliant, mitigate litigation and how to become NFPA-70E compliant.