PSFC Electrical Safety

PSFC Electrical Safety Program


Plasma Science and Fusion Center

Office of Environment, Safety, and Health


190 Albany Street, NW21 2nd floor
617-253-8440
617-253-8917
617-258-5473
Fax 617-252-1808

Be Safe or Die


Electrical Safety at the PSFC

AC Power

All work done on in house supplied electrical AC systems must be done by a licensed electrician or electricians helper supervised by a licensed electrician.

Qualification for Live Electrical Work>

Those doing live electrical work at greater than 50 v must be qualified to do so.

Lockout/Tagout

The heart of the program is the lockout tagout procedure. All high energy systems which could release that energy to the worker must be locked and tagged out before work ensues.

This page maintained by Catherine L. Fiore FIORE@PSFC.MIT.EDU