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Safety in electrical testing: Switchgear and control gear

Safety in electrical testing: Switchgear and control gear
Date of publication:
2002
Series code:
EIS37
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This information sheet contains specific advice about some of the ways of avoiding injury during the electrical testing of switchgear and control gear, including those with power electronic components installed.

Specifically, it discusses risks and how a risk assessment can help dutyholders to avoid them, precautions that should be taken and what the law says.

References and links to further guidance have been updated.

Updated: 2019-09-25