Crescent Electric Supply Company in Lakeside, AZ recently held their first ever annual Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) certified training class for licensed electricians. Over 50 attendees participated in the 1-day training and social event!
“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” This quote comes to us from the same man that reportedly experimented with electricity by flying a kite, with a key attached to the string, in a thunderstorm. Although Benjamin Franklin is known for this hair raising electrical experiment, it is the quote regarding preventative measures that we would like to focus on this month. That is right, May is Electrical Safety Month and prevention is the key!
Don't sacrifice your business's integrity or your employees' safety to save a few bucks.
Too often companies try to cut costs by not purchasing the right tool for a job. They figure that a knowledgeable and experienced contractor should be able to make it work. In the end, that line of thinking could cost your company big dollars.