Temporary Grounding for Worker Protection is an essential safety reference that shows how to install grounds on de-energized lines, so workers are protected if the lines accidentally become energized. It explains grounding concepts and why equipotential zone (EPZ) grounding is safer than bracket grounding for worker protection. It shows the special tools used for grounding and describes how to choose, install, and maintain them.
Illustrations and step-by-step instructions show how to install personal protective grounds on overhead lines, underground cables, and near vehicles. Includes the Minimum Acceptable Distance table and explains how to read it. An appendix has details on the large grounding mats used when replacing transmission conductors. Temporary Grounding for Worker Protection has more than 100 illustrations, many in color. This book removes the mystery of grounding by clearly explaining what works and why it works.
8-1/2" x 11" 102 pages, by Alexander Publications