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#167714 - 08/18/07 02:33 PM Arc Flash Protection  
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I am doing some research on PPE for arc flash. In a mine where MSHA is the code there is some confusion about what applies. I say the NEC applies and that OSHA applies. But I am hearing a lot of grumbling that OSHA does not apply unless MSHA does not cover it.

Is there a part of the NEC that talks about ARC Flash or is that just in OSHA?

Thanks

Windmiller


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#167716 - 08/18/07 03:01 PM Re: Arc Flash Protection [Re: windmiller]  
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The NEC does not cover safe work practices. It only covers the installation of the system.
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#167719 - 08/18/07 03:13 PM Re: Arc Flash Protection [Re: resqcapt19]  
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#167847 - 08/21/07 01:44 PM Re: Arc Flash Protection [Re: gfretwell]  
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MSHA references the NFPA 70E for your arc flash PPE questions. You can find alot of info on arc flash at www.epowerplus.com/training.htm


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