Arc Flash Dangers are a Concern for Business Owners

What is Arc Flash and why is understanding arc flash dangers important to you as a business owner? As described on the OSHA website, “… an arc flash is a phenomenon where a flashover of electric current leaves it’s intended path and travels through the air from one conductor to another, or to ground. The […]

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Whole House Surge Protector Installation

As today’s homes have more and more electronics in them (such as computers, high-definition televisions and video games) there is a greater need than ever for whole house surge protector installation to protect against electrical surges entering the home and causing damage to sensitive equipment. Until recently, people were very limited in their choices for […]

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Arc Flash Circuit Interrupters Save Lives

The Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates that half the nation’s electrical fires could be prevented by installing new-model arc flash circuit interrupters. That’s huge! Home builders may be surprised at the increase in the cost of circuit breakers required for new homes. While the “standard” breakers are still available for a mere $2 to $4, […]

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Electrical Safety Month May 2014

The non-profit Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) sponsors several campaigns throughout the year to educate the public – of all ages – about electrical safety at home, school and the workplace. All 31 days of May are specifically dedicated to National Electrical Safety Month. Electrical Safety: Awareness is Key ESFI’s goal is to reduce the […]

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