Arc flash accidents cause 80% of professional electrical injuries that occur in the US each year. Over 2,000 workers a year, or 5 a day, fall victim to arc flash. Arc flashes reach 35,000 degrees F, easily causing severe injury. Following safety procedures saves lives. Implementing best practices to avoid arc flash accidents will decrease injuries considerably.
This infographic from American Trainco illustrates the dangers of arc flash and how to take the right precautions to prevent a disaster.