IET Guidance Note 5: Protection Against Electric Shock
IET Protection Against Electric Shock
Guidance Note 5: Protection Against Electric Shock provides a core element of safety for specifiers, designers, contractors and inspectors. It includes clear guidance on how to apply the safety requirements of BS 7671 concerning electric shock and has been fully updated to BS 7671:2018+A2:2022.
The IET Guidance Note 5: Protection Against Electric Shock is an essential resource for anyone involved in electrical installations. This guide provides clear and concise information on how to protect against electric shock and prevent electrical accidents. It covers the principles of electrical safety, safe systems of work, and the selection and installation of protective devices.
This comprehensive guide includes practical advice on the safe design and installation of electrical systems in buildings and other environments. It explains the different types of electrical shock and the hazards associated with them. It also provides guidance on how to select and install protective devices such as RCDs, circuit breakers, and fuses to prevent electric shock.
Whether you are an electrician, an electrical contractor, or a building manager, the IET Guidance Note 5: Protection Against Electric Shock is an essential tool to help you ensure the safety of your electrical installations. It provides clear and easy-to-understand guidance that will help you to comply with the latest regulations and best practices in electrical safety.