• Electrical Workplace Fatalities and Injuries 2003 - 2016

    The Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) uses the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) and Survey of Occupational Injuries (SOII) to distill information specifically pertaining to fatal and nonfatal occupational electrical injuries. Each year the ESFI publishes electrical injury information in tabular and graphical form on their website.


  • The Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Surge Protection

    The Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) conducted a 2017 survey of electrical designers, planners, and engineers who worked in designing or renovating electrical systems in industrial, Healthcare, and IT Center Facilities. Because the survey results demonstrated a lack of, or limited understanding of Surge Protection Devices (SPDs), ESFI has created educational resources to spread awareness of the purpose and effectiveness of SPDs.


  • Strip Cables & Wires Quickly & Easily with Jokari Tools from L.H. Dottie

    Stripping cables can be a real drag. Switching from utility knives to wire strippers doesn’t just tire you out—it eats up valuable install time too. Lower your Total Cost of Install (TCI) and keep your mitts safe with L. H. Dottie’s line of Jokari tools. Jokari cable and wire strippers put versatility, safety, and precision into your hands.


  • Complete Fiber Optic Installs Quickly & Accurately with Infinium Splice-On Connectors from Legrand

    Redoing work isn’t just a drag—it’s also costly. On fiber optic installs, re-terminations cost you twice: first on labor and then on materials. So why rely on traditional fiber optic termination methods that are hit-or-miss at best? With Infinium Splice-On Connectors from Legrand, you’ll reduce your Total Cost of Install and get the job done quickly, accurately, and efficiently.


  • Milwaukee’s M18 9.0 High Demand Battery: The Battery That Gives You More, More, More

    Milwaukee’s awe-inspiring M18 9.0 HD Battery offers more power and run-time than any standard lithium battery. Delivering a cordless solution that you can rely on even in the most demanding situations, this high-demand battery relies on REDLITHIUM technology to produce efficient power. And with a larger surface area and energy efficient material, it runs up to 60% cooler than competitive lithium batteries.


  • 2016 GFCI Update: Powerful New Layer of Receptacle Safety

    An electrical surge can damage the ground fault sensors, leaving users vulnerable to the risk of electrocution. Manual monthly testing goes a long way to minimizing that risk. But expecting users to test with that frequency overlooks human nature.


  • Klein Tools Journeyman Gloves: Get a Grip on Efficiency, Safety & Productivity

    Choosing the wrong work glove poses a serious threat to your safety and productivity. Improper functionality slows you down, and inadequate protection opens you up to the risk of injury and costly downtime. Whether you’re pulling wire, working with power tools, or switching between light-duty tasks and computer work, Klein Tools has a Journeyman Glove that’s a perfect fit for the task at hand.


  • Reduce Your Total Cost of Install (TCI) in a Snap: CADDY’s Snap-to-Stud Electrical Box Bracket

    Would you clean your driveway with a toothbrush or blast it with a pressure washer? Unless you’re trying to conserve water, we bet you’d choose the latter. Spending excessive amounts of time and energy to install traditional electrical boxes isn’t exactly practical either. Introducing CADDY’s Snap-to-Stud Electrical Box Bracket, with a self-leveling feature to ensure the electrical box is always square to the stud before permanently mounting. With CADDY’s Snap-to-Stud Electrical Box Bracket, you’ll get the job done in a snap.


  • The Stack, Seal & Done Fireproofing Solution: 3M Fire Barrier Solutions

    When your Total Cost of Install (TCI) is on the line, you don’t have time for messy, slow-as-molasses firestop installs. So why waste time fiddling around with mineral wool, chicken wire, and runny, ineffective fireproofing foams? Enough messing around. With UL-Listed 3M Fire Barrier Solutions, you’ll finish firestop installations quickly and confidently.


  • The Smart Cable Management Solution: Eaton’s B-Line Series Marine Rungs & Cable Containment Accessories

    An organized cable tray is the path to an easier, safer, and more efficient install. Cable tray management just got a whole lot easier thanks to Eaton’s B-Line series steel and aluminum cable tray portfolio. With B-Line series marine rungs and cable containment accessories, you’ll have everything you need to segment, restrain, and organize cable and conduit—no matter what orientation you’re working with.