Draws on a wide range of incidents and investigations
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Table of Contents
- Statistical studies and reliability; The nature of electrical injuries; Mechanical causes of electrical failures; Failure of electrical insulation; Switchgear; Transformer failures; Cables and installations; Abnormal circuit conditions - over voltage; Excess currents and excess current protection; Earthing principles and double insulation; Control equipment and interlocks; Control systems - electronic and solid state systems; Fires and explosions - general principles; Fire and explosions - applications; Electrical apparatus for potentially explosive atmospheres; Particular fire hazards and detection; High-voltage supplies; Medium and low-voltage distributions; Industrial electrical equipment; Appendix 1: List of health and safety; Appendix 2: European community directives; Index.
- No. of pages: 544
- Language: English
- Copyright: © Newnes 1998
- Published: January 5, 1998
- Imprint: Newnes
- eBook ISBN: 9780080523286
- Paperback ISBN: 9780750639651
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