Electrical Switching & Daily Wear
Protection for Maximum Exposure. For employees installing, maintaining or repairing high-voltage electrical systems, Petrochem™ Safety can produce Arc Rated clothing from PPE 1 , 6.1cal/cm² to PPE 83 cal/cm2 electrical switching coat, bib and hood with face shield provide protection from extreme electrical arc risks.
The purpose of this policy is to prevent injury due to Shock Hazard or Arc Flash. All Electrical work is to be done by certified & authorized personnel only, as perthe Canadian Electrical Code, Work Safe BC and CSA standard Z462.
All switch gear and transformers will be labeled to warn of Shock Hazard and Arc Flash and indicate the need for appropriate PPE. Whenever possible, equipment must be de-energized to eliminate the risk of Shock Hazard or Arc Flash.