Electricity is potentially very hazardous if proper care is not taken. In addition to posing a direct risk of fatality and serious injury, it can serve as a trigger for a chain reaction of events leading to more injuries and deaths. It is the lack of respect for the dangers associated with the use of electricity that results in a high number of electrocution incidents and even deaths in the workplace. It is the deliberate act of some people to disregard electrical safety procedures that results to a high number of electrical related incidents in the workplace.
It is the purpose of this presentation to educate everyone on the hazards and the steps to mitigate these hazards to make sure that all who works on or around electrical equipments are protected from these dangers.