People

Electrical Safety Working Group

The focus of this forum is to promote Electrical Safety within NASA. This forum addresses the concerns and issues from NASA centers (including the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and component facilities) that deal with Electrical Safety as a result of the NASA Safety Center-conducted audits. The group also addresses Best Practices identified through the audits to promote lessons learned across the centers.

Electrical Safety Working Group
Gerry Schumann

Gerry Schumann

Electrical Safety Program Executive

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PoCs

Points of Contact

For details on contacting an Electrical Safety Point of Contact (PoC) for your location, click below.

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Learning

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SATERN Courses

Course Title Course Number Buttons
100 Questions on Electrical Safety SMA-HQ-WBT-202 SMA-HQ-WBT-202 Details
Electrical Safety Awareness SSC-001-09 SSC-001-09 Details
Electrical Safety Basics SMA-OS-WBT-241 SMA-0S-WBT-241 Details
Electrical Safety What Everyone Should Know GRC-111-11 GRC-111-11 Details
Energy Control Program — Lockout/Tagout SMA-OS-WBT-220 SMA-OS-WBT-220 Details

Instructor-Led Courses

Electrical Safety RefresherSMA-SAFE-NSTC-0310

This course is designed to provide the student with a review of Occupational Safety and Health Administration electrical standards and the hazards associated with electrical installations and equipment. Topics may include single- and three-phase systems, cord- and plug-connected and fixed equipment, grounding, ground fault circuit interrupters, hazardous locations, and safety-related work practices. Emphasis is placed on discussion of those areas most pertinent to the class makeup and needs. 

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Electrical Safety StandardsSMA-SAFE-NSTC-0309

This course is designed to provide the student with an in-depth study of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) electrical standards and hazards associated with electrical installations and equipment. The first day provides a review of electricity fundamentals for those who need it. Topics include single- and three-phase systems, cord- and plug-connected and fixed equipment, grounding, ground fault circuit interrupters, hazardous locations, and safety-related work practices. Emphasis is placed on electrical hazard recognition and OSHA standards.

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Guidance

NASA

NPR 8715.3, Chapter 3 NASA General Safety Program Requirements, Operational Safety

This chapter establishes safety procedural requirements for NASA Operational Safety and section 3.6 specifically pertains to Electrical Safety.

See NPR 8715.3

Industry

Policy Title Buttons Buttons
29 CFR 1910, Subpart S Occupational Safety and Health Standards, Electrical 29 CFR 1910 Subpart S Details See 29 CFR 1910
29 CFR 1926.400, Subpart K Safety and Health Regulations for Construction, Electrical 29 CFR 1926.400 Subpart K Details See 29 CFR 1926.400
NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace NFPA 70E Details See NFPA 70E