White Paper: Power
How to Prevent Arc Flash to Protect Life and Productivity
SPONSORED BY: Rittal
Arc flash is the explosive release of energy triggered by a phase-to-phase or phase-to-ground short circuit. When an arc flash event occurs, air becomes a conductor and carries electric current with potentially lethal results for workers and equipment. This white paper from Rittal looks at dangerous misconceptions, the causes of arc flash and what can be done to prevent it in work environments.