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#147095 - 01/15/02 04:32 PM Stat's sought
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Are there any statistics known of on the internet collected from arcing electrical incidents?

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#147096 - 01/15/02 05:06 PM Re: Stat's sought
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How about some OSHA cases for circuit breakers?
www.nascoinc.com/arc/breakeraccidents.htm

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#147097 - 01/15/02 05:25 PM Re: Stat's sought
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hmmm,thanks but..these are mostly fatalities
( i feel bad for those guys...)
I was thinking more on electrical arcing as a collected fire scene statistic


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