Electrical Safety

Overloading a socket and daisy chaining power strips and extension cords are violations of OSHA regulations and the National Electrical Code.

Program Overview

The purpose of this program is to establish minimum standards to protect employees against electrical shock, burns, electrocution, and other electrical safety hazards as well as ensure compliance with regulatory requirements applicable to electrical systems. This program does not cover all requirements related to installation methods and procedures specifically learned through an apprenticeship program.