For those of you who travel a lot or have ever spent time near transmission towers and electrical systems, you may have seen that luminous ‘glow’ on the lines. This is known as the corona effect, and electrical contractors need to be particularly careful about this discharge.
Transformers are one of the most important inventions in the world, and quite literally transformed how electricity is transmitted, used, and how we can handle it safely.
Let’s take a closer look at why contractors and businesses providing electrical services need to ground electrical systems.
Employees exposed to electricity can suffer from shock, burns, paralysis, tissue damage, brain damage, or even death. This is precisely why electrical contractors are supposed to follow electrical safety standards.