Monthly Archives: September 2009

NFPA 70E – The FRC Daily Wear Conundrum

During the last 10 years I’ve taught quite a few courses on NFPA 70E. By far, the biggest area of pushback and resistance deals with my recommendation that qualified persons wear hazard risk category (HRC) 2 flame resistant (FR) clothing as … Continue reading

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State Department Worker Electrocuted in Iraq

Improper electrical wiring – failure to properly ground equipment – has been a chronic problem with US installations in Iraq. On September 1, a contractor for the US State Department was electrocuted while showering in Baghdad. Failure to properly ground … Continue reading

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