Arc Flash Statistics
If you are of the common held belief that an arc flash incident is rare, and will most likely not happen to you, your workers or at your plant, then these arc flashes statistics speak for themselves.
These statistics have been compiled from various sources and relate to Arc Flash incidents in the USA.
- 30,000 Arc Flash Incidents per year
- 7,000 Burn Injuries per year
- 2,000 Hospitalisations per year
- 400 Fatalities per year
- 80% of Electrical Worker fatalities are due to burns, not shock