It is currently Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:26 am



Post new topic Reply to topic
Author Message
ekstra   ara
 Post subject: Another PPE Question - underwear
PostPosted: Sat Jan 15, 2011 8:57 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jan 05, 2011 3:01 am
Posts: 7
I was having a discussion with a co-worker yesterday as we were reading an arc flash label on a panel. The label called out "cotton underwear" as part of the PPE. We both know that your underwear has to be cotton or otherwise non-melting, but he asked me an interesting question. "Must you wear underwear"? At first, I thought he was being silly and asking if you needed to wear undershorts. He quickly clarified and said that he was asking about an undershirt (t-shirt). If "cotton underwear" is called out on an arc flash panel label, does that mean you have to put on a cotton t-shirt under your FR shirt as part of your PPE when you get into the panel if you weren't wearing one already?


Top
 Profile Send private message  
Reply with quote  
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 

All times are UTC - 7 hours


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Jump to:  
cron
© 2017 Arcflash Forum / Brainfiller, Inc. | P.O. Box 12024 | Scottsdale, AZ 85267 USA | 800-874-8883