Electrical accidents happen from either electrical shock or electrical arc flash explosions. We have put some videos below from cameras catching live events as well as staged demonstrations to show you how dangerous these situations are. These are why people should look to an electrical residential expert when sorting these kinds of situations out.
We also want people to understand the importance of caring for their electrical appliances correctly, and getting industrial equipment tested. There are companies all over the globe who will come out to run tests on your equipment to ensure accidents like these never happen to you. From pat testing in Bolton to pat testing in Florida, there will be a company near you to help!
WARNING: Some videos are graphic in nature and are not suitable for children.
LIVE ACCIDENTS- Electrical Shock & Electrical Explosion Videos
Describing arc flash or electrical shock in technical terms is one thing, but being able to see its impact on video is quite another. Below are some good arc flash and electrical shock video clips that are staged or educational.
American Association of Safety Councils – The American Association of Safety Councils is an international association of safety council professionals whose mission is the enhancement of safety and health.
American Industrial Hygiene Association – serving the needs of occupational and environmental health professionals practicing industrial hygiene in industry, government, labor, academic institutions, and independent organizations.
National Council for Occupational Safety and Health – The National COSH is a federation of local and statewide “COSH” groups–Committees/Coalitions on Occupational Safety and Health. COSH groups are private, non-profit coalitions of labor unions, health and technical professionals, and others interested in promoting and advocating for worker health and safety.
National Safety Council – The National Safety Council saves lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the roads, through leadership, research, education, and advocacy.