Electrocution Hazards in Construction
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There are three major types of electrocution hazards in the construction industry: contact with power lines, contact with energized sources, and the improper use of extension and flexible power cords. Before conducting any construction work, workers must survey the site for overhead powerlines and other forms of energized power. This program examines safe electrical practices such as using GFCI's, avoiding damp or wet conditions with electricity, and proper use of extension cords.