Wire-Watcher II: Watching over you

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Every year, all over Europe, there are incidents where vehicles and equipment come into contact with overhead power cables - or near contact.

Every year, all over Europe, there are incidents where vehicles and equipment come into contact with overhead power cables – or near contact.wire-watcher

If a vehicle offers a path to earth then, in the right conditions, flash-over can occur if a metal component even comes within a few feet of a cable. The results, either way, are the same; power- outages, damage to the machinery and, often, severe injury or even death, not only to the operator, but potentially the shock can effect anyone else who is working in the immediate vicinity. …Read More

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