There have been a number of arc flash incidents and accidents reported on wind turbines. The arc flash hazards are similar for wind turbines as for other types of electrical installation. There are however some other things to consider with a wind turbine application
“Was this person competent to do that job?”
This is the question that could be levelled at any Duty Holder if an electrical incident occurs.
When stood in the dock of a courtroom is not the time to consider the meaning of this question.
Andy Linley , Compliance Director of ESUK, discusses how bespoke training can help your company comply with legislation.
Andy Linley, Compliance Director at Electrical Safety UK Ltd, discusses Arc Flash training; the legislative requirements behind it and what good training should encompass.
Principal Electrical Engineer, Paul Hopton, explains Arc Flash personal protective equipment ratings.
The Board of Directors at Electrical Safety UK Limited are pleased to announce the promotion and appointment of Paul Hopton, BEng CEng (Hons) MIET, as Deputy Managing Director.
Test instruments and test leads are a temporary connection to electrical systems, often live at the time, for the purpose of making measurements to establish or confirm various parameters. We look at some of the standards that exist that we must comply with and that we should take into consideration whilst undertaking measurement tasks using test instruments.
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