Electrical Safety


  1. Hazards and risks associated with the use of electricity at work
  2. Basic Principles and Measurement of Electricity
  3. Conductors and Insulators
  4. Some Definitions
  5. Electric Shock and Burns
  6. Treatment of Electric Shock and Burns
  7. Electrical Fires and Explosions
  8. Electric Arcing
  9. Static Electricity
  10. Portable Electrical Equipment
  11. Secondary Hazards
  12. High Risks Associated with the use of Electricity
  13. The Selection and Suitability of Equipment
  14. The Advantages and Limitations of Protective Systems
  15. Fuse
  16. Insulation
  17. Isolation
  18. Reduced Low-Voltage Systems
  19. Residual Current Devices
  20. Double Insulation
  21. Protection Against Contact with Live Overhead or Buried Power Lines
  22. Maintenance Strategies
  23. Inspection Strategies
  24. Portable Electrical Appliances Testing
  25. User Checks
  26. Formal Visual Inspections and Tests
  27. Frequency of Inspection and Testing
  28. Records of Inspection and Testing
  29. Advantages and Limitations of PAT


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