$4,000,000 = The average per person medical costs for severe electrical burns in the US. The human tragedy of an injury like this is staggering, life changing and completely avoidable.

June 26, 2016 | Posted in PowerHawke News | By

OSHA: Lack of PPE and Tranining Cost Electrical Technician His Life

March 29, 2016 | Posted in Electrical Safety News | By

According to OSHA, in November 2014, Marreo Travis, the father of a young daughter, was testing transformers when he was electrocuted. He was rushed to the hospital, but did not survive. OSHA investigators found that Travis’ death might have been

8 Reasons to Choose Infrared Windows

IRISS VPT Window

November 18, 2015 | Posted in Electrical Safety News | By

PowerHawke is an authorized distributor for IRISS Infrared Windows.  IRISS windows are the first of their kind and are an excellent, high quality product to increase the ease of maintenance and safety of your personnel.  Our favorite windows are the

PowerHawke by Harlan is Hosting NFPA 70E Training

October 2, 2015 | Posted in Electrical Safety News, Events | By

Join us in Nashville November 9th or November 10th for NFPA 70E: Electrical Safety in the Workplace training. Our 8-hour training session covers everything you need to know to be compliant with NFPA 70E and OSHA standards for workplace safety. 

A Glove Management Program can be affordable and simple

August 10, 2015 | Posted in Electrical Safety News | By

PowerHawke’s Glove Management Program is Simple! Are you adequately managing your employee’s glove sets right now?  Electrically protective gloves need to be tested in six month intervals.  If your employees are on different schedules, that could make it even more

PowerHawke will be at the TN Safety & Health Congress

PowerHawke by Harlan will be at the TNSHC this July!

July 1, 2015 | Posted in Events | By

PowerHawke by Harlan will be exhibiting at the upcoming Tennessee Safety & Health Congress later this month. The 38th Annual TSHC will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee from July 26th through 29th.

A Direct Replacement of your Switchgear Sight Glass with IRISS Infrared Windows

S&C Custom Install Example

June 29, 2015 | Posted in Electrical Safety News | By

If you have S&C switchgear with a 14” X 6” sight glass or Schneider / SquareD HVL switchgear with sight glass, we can quickly retrofit either with a dual visibility widow from IRISS.  The patented IRISS viewing polymer technology allows

Be Electrically Safe: NFPA 70E

May 13, 2015 | Posted in Electrical Safety News | By

May is National Electrical Safety Month. At PowerHawke, electrical safety is our number 1 priority and we hope it’s yours too!

PowerHawke introduces Glove Management

March 24, 2015 | Posted in Electrical Safety News, PowerHawke News | By

PowerHawke is pleased to introduce a new offering to our customers.  PowerHawke has partnered with 70E Solutions to provide a worry-free, reliable program to ensure your electrical workers stay safe. Per 1910.137(b)(2). OSHA requires that “protective equipment be maintained in

The status quo of doing nothing

March 6, 2015 | Posted in Electrical Safety News, PowerHawke News | By

Your facility’s electrical distribution system is in tip top shape… right?   If you’re pausing or second guessing, you are not alone.  The majority of facility managers, building owners or engineers will readily answer yes to this question but without regular