Identify the potential hazards that can be present during energized work and how these hazards may be avoided.
An electrical safety program addresses potential electrical hazards from shock, electrocution, arc flash and arc blast. In this introduction to electrical safety, we first identify the guidelines and regulations for energized work, and then we identify the potential hazards that can be present during energized work and how these hazards may be avoided.
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