Wednesday, 25 January 2017

UNDERSTAND THE HAZARDS OF ELECTRIC SHOCK ON BODY AND RULES FOR SAFE PRACTICE TO AVOID ELECTRIC SHOCK

Performance objectives

Understand the hazards of electric shock on human body and rules for safe practice to avoid electric shock. See how an amount of current is changed within the human body with the variation of resistance.

EQUIPMENT:                        

  • DC Ammeter
  • Multimeter with resistance  Range 9-12 Battery

What is Electric Shock

An electric shock occurs when a person comes into contact with an electrical energy source. Electrical energy flows through a portion of the body causing a shock. When Voltage increases current also increases. In most cases voltage up to 50 Volts is safe. Chart of Different Physiological effects of electricity

Safety Rules

The apparent reasons for accidents are
  1. Ignorance
  2. Fatigue
  3. Mental Pressure
  4. Faulty or Improper Tools 
  5. Wrong procedure and carelessness
  6. Rules for safe practice to avoid electric shock
  7. Be sure of conditions of the equipment's and dangers present before working on pieces of equipment. 
  8. Never Rely on safety devices.
  9. Never Remove the ground wire of three wire-input plugs.
  10. Do not work on cultured bench
  11. Do not work on wet floors
  12. Do not work alone
  13. Work with one hand behind you or in your pocket
  14. Never talk to anyone while working

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