Mark Sandifer received second and third degree burns over 40% of his body and was nearly killed when he was engulfed in an arc blast while performing an electrical task at a wastewater treatment plant. While installing relays on the door of a 13,800 volt switchgear, he made several crucial errors resulting in a tragedy that will affect Mark and his family for the rest of their lives. viewers will see the mistakes Mark made and learn the lifesaving lessons from the incident. The importance of understanding all hazards of a job task and taking the necessary precautions to protect yourself from them are stressed throughout the video.
Topics include following safe electrical work practices, the dangers of complacency when performing electrical work, hazards of jewelry and flammable clothing and the purpose of an arc hazard analysis. 19 minutes.