|Document ID (ISN)||106339|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0120-5684 - Protección y seguridad
|Convention or series no.
||Forero A., Arcila J.D., Guerra P.L., Ospina F.C., Ravemark D., Normark B.
||Safety in the electricity sector
||Seguridad - Sector eléctrico [in Spanish]|
||July-Aug. 2006, Vol.52, No.308, p.38-79. Illus. 14 ref.
||Contents of this collection of articles on safety in the electricity sector: activities of the Columbian commission on safety and health in the electricity sector; main hazards and causes of accidents; legislative framework; hazards related to interventions on electrical systems (electrical hazards, methods of protection against electrical hazards, evaluation of vulnerability to electrical hazards, safety of electrical installations); basic principles of electrical safety; history leading to the definition of the Technical Regulations applicable to electrical installations in Columbia (RETIE); advantages of buried electrical cables compared to overhead lines.
||occupational safety; Colombia; power generation and distribution; electrical safety; electricity
||falls of persons; electrical insulation; protection against falls from heights; overvoltage protection; electric arc; underground cables; earthing; safe distances; electric burns; personal protective equipment; falling objects; electric shock; insulated tools; overhead electric lines
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Switzerland; Colombia; Sweden|
||Power generation and distribution
|Broad subject area(s)
Power generation and distribution