Industrial Safety

Ferraz Shawmut names three more winners in educational protection IQ test


Aug 27, 2008

Ferraz Shawmut announced its newest winners in the Protection Intelligence Quotient (PIQ) program. PIQ tests electrical professionals, engineers, plant managers and OEMs on their asset-management knowledge. Participants discover how much they know about the hazards that can hurt people, equipment and investments.

The online test, available at, recognizes one participant each month through the end of the year; the winner receives a $300 gas card. Ferraz Shawmut will also award one grand prize trip to the Richard Petty Driving Experience in Daytona, Fla.

The May winner was T. Lutz, an electrical sales and client services specialist from Edmonton, Alberta. Ferraz Shawmut awarded the June prize to C. Dockter, vice president of an electrical company from Jamestown, N.D. The July winner is A. Khasgiwala, an automation systems specialist from Philadelphia, Pa.

Winners have already been named for the three previous months.

For further details on the PIQ Test, please send a request to, or visit The program runs through Dec. 31, 2008, and there's no purchase necessary to enter.