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Incident Energy Analysis - Electrical Safety Training

Incident Energy Analysis - Electrical Safety Training

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Brochure for Herzig Engineering's services including Arc Flash Analysis, Electrical Safety Training, NFPA 70E, OSHA, Warning Labels, PPE
Brochure for Herzig Engineering's services including Arc Flash Analysis, Electrical Safety Training, NFPA 70E, OSHA, Warning Labels, PPE

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Published by: Stephen Herzig on May 17, 2011
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arc flash & shock hazards

herzig engineering is a nationally licensed electrical engineering firm. by focusing on the latest codes and regulations, we provide our clients with engineering and administrative solutions to protect workers from the hazards of electrical energy. our experienced professional engineers provide accurate and efficient services to clients. we aim to understand our client’s needs and implement safety systems that are clear and direct. our training and labeling allow each worker to understand his/her responsibility and risk when encountering electrical equipment. we offer leading experience in Arc Flash Hazard Analysis and Training. This is our specialty and has been since our inception in 2000. Clients rely on our thorough and professional analyses to meet OSHA regulations and to provide an electrically safe workplace.

“While OSHA and NFPA 70E dictate the rules and regulations for what we do, our company believes that electrical safety is much more than legislation and rulebooks. Through education and accountability, every worker can and will be safe.” Bob Herzig P.E. founder and president Herzig Engineering

Over 800 Analyses Completed. Nationally Licensed.
Arc Flash Hazard Analysis
our team performs a detailed onsite assessment of the electrical system, completes an engineering analysis, and returns information needed by clients to adhere to NFPA 70E and OSHA.

Electrical Safety Training
a specialist trains effected employees to understand their risks and responsibilities.

Our process is customizable to meet the needs of our clients

Our Services

The Process
collection of data
-available one line diagrams -conductor sizes and lengths -distribution equipment ratings and types -overcurrent protection devices -transformer ratings and impedances -incoming energy levels to plant

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engineering analysis

-integration of collected data -calculations by engineering analysis program -diagramming of electrical distribution network -cross review of electrical system

labels & reports

-labels per ANSI Z535.4 specifications (several material options offered) -one line diagrams -ppe requirements -fault analysis and arc flash reports

analysis
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WARNING
Qualified Persons Only
REVIEW SAFE WORK PRACTICES PRIOR TO WORK

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Training OSHA requirements -NFPA 70E, NEC, and

Arc Flash and Shock Hazards Appropriate PPE Required
Arc Flash Protection Boundary

46 Inch 5.5 cal/cm^2

AF Incident Energy @ Working Distance: 18 Inch

Recommended (minimum) PPE:

for Electrical Safety -personal protective equipment (ppe) -hazard risk categories (HRC) -safe approach boundaries -electrically safe work condition (eswc) -qualified vs. unqualified

FR (meet or exceed calculated Incident Energy) LS Shirt & Pants (or coverall), Balaclava, Hardhat + Arc Rated Face Shield w/ wraparound guard (or flash suit hood), Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection, Voltage-Rated Electrical Gloves with leather protectors, Heavy-duty Leather work shoes.
480 VAC 00 42 Inch 12 Inch 1 Inch Shock Hazard Glove Class Limited Approach Restricted Approach Prohibited Approach

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Job# 2009-00-00-00-BHA Prepared 08/28/09

Location: T-1 XFRM DISC

with proper training, every employee will understand their risks and responsibilities

training

are you compliant with osha’s codes and regulations?

herzig engineering can answer your questions. contact us today for a free quote form or to speak with a representative. phone: (816) 734-8300 fax: (816) 734-8493 11108 n. oak trafficway, suite 104 kansas city, mo 64155-3636 e-mail: info@bobherzig.com www.arcflashconsultants.com

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