OSHA Quick Facts: Laboratory Safety Electrical Hazards

OSHA Quick Facts: Laboratory Safety Electrical Hazards

OSHA Quick Facts: Laboratory Safety Electrical Hazards

In the laboratory, workers may be exposed to electrical hazards including electric shock, arc blasts, electrocutions, fires and explosions. Potential exposures to electrical hazards can result from faulty electrical equipment/instrumentation or wiring, damaged receptacles and connectors, or unsafe work practices.

OSHA 3409 8/2011
http://publicsafety.tufts.edu/ehs/files/OSHAquickfacts-lab-safety-electrical-hazards.pdf

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