Safety Tip - Arc Flash Prevention

Safety Tip - Arc Flash Prevention

Learn to identify the causes of arch flashes and how to effectively prevent them

Vivid Learning
Updated Aug 24, 2018

Arc flash. That term is used a lot in safety training, but for some of those unfamiliar with the phrase, here’s what we’re talking about. An arc flashis an electrical explosion. Arc flash occurs when electrical current flows between two or more separated, energized conducting surfaces.