The author explains the various environmental and health hazards due to electricity in its many forms, and sets out methods and practices to reduce risks.
Physiological effects of electric current; electrical power systems; the philosophies of earthing; cables and fires; electrical equipment for use in explosive atmospheres; protection by flameproof exposure; protection by intrinsic safety; electrical apparatus in areas subject to flammable dusts; design, workmanship and maintenance; stored energy; electric welding; the nature of lightning; coping with static; electromagnetic radiation; earth currents and their effects.
Series: I E E Power Engineering Series
Number Of Pages: 204
Publisher: Institution of Engineering and Technology
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.77 x 16.51
Weight (kg): 0.48