Dealing with all Aspects of Electric Shock Protections

This 4 minute safety training video covers: What are the requirements to follow before using electrical PPE, how to select the right electrical PPE, why it is important to inspect electrical PPE, how to inspect electrical PPE from any defects, how to properly repair an electrical PPE. This clip was taken from a full-length training video. Click here to watch the 26 minute full length version.

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On-the-job injuries affect all types of people doing all types of work. Each year over 570,000 workers are injured... at a cost to employers of over $100 billion annually. Government surveys show that the most common cause of workplace injuries today is due to employees not using proper PPE. Virtually everyone will experience one or more "on the job" injuries during their working life. In most cases appropriate equipment is readily available, yet employees do not recognize the need for this equipment, or take the time to use it.

Atlantic Training's Personal Protective Equipment DVD program have been specifically created to assist facilities in complying with OSHA's Standard on Personal Protective Equipment. Topics covered in these products include:

This Personal Protective Equipment Training DVD Covers:

  • Dealing with all Aspects of Electric Shock Protections
  • Review of OSHA's Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Standard.
  • PPE for eye and face hazards.
  • PPE for respiratory hazards.
  • PPE for head hazards.
  • PPE for foot hazards.
  • PPE for electrical hazards.
  • PPE for hand and finger hazards.
  • and more.
  • Click here to watch a FREE full-length 26 minute preview.

Video Transcript

At work, electricity is an equally vital link on today’s production line, it can be just quick as strike and just as deadly as snake unless you properly control. Since your body is made up of water, chemicals and minerals you’re an excellent conductor. If current passes to your body from arm to arm it can fatally damage your heart and other vital organs. No one wants you to be shock, that’s why there are levels of protection designed to let you work safely around electricity.