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Electrical shock safety criteria

proceedings of the First International Symposium on Electrical Shock Safety Criteria

by International Symposium on Electrical Shock Safety Criteria (1st 1983 Toronto, Ont.)

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Published by Pergamon Press in New York .
Written in English

  • Electric shock -- Physiological effect -- Congresses,
  • Impedance, Bioelectric -- Congresses,
  • Electric engineering -- Safety measures -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors, J.E. Bridges ... [et al.].
    ContributionsBridges, J. E.
    LC ClassificationsRC87.5 .I54 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 368 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2856477M
    ISBN 100080253997
    LC Control Number84019025

    Electrical Shock ACT FAST – CALL UW POLICE Ext. GET EMERGENCY CARE Do not touch the person until the power has been shut off. Do not remove the person from the electrical source until the power has been shut off. Reporting Accidents All accidents, incidents, and near misses must be reported. Should an injury or incident occur.

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