Safe working on electric vehicles
Maintenance and repair of the charging infrastructure and electric vehicles
The topic of “safe working in the field of electromobility” creates completely new challenges for operators and garages.
Our safety equipment portfolio includes a variety of proven protective and auxiliary equipment, voltage detectors and safety devices for safely working on electrical installations.
Risk of electric arcs
Maintenance and repair of electric vehicles is new territory for many garages. The charged battery in the d.c. on-board power supply, for example, has a considerably higher threat potential than a conventional 12 V system.
The risk of an arc fault when someone is approaching or in case of a short-circuit requires comprehensive protection measures.
To ensure occupational health and safety, vehicle manufacturers and garages must provide personal protective equipment to their employees.
In our online safety equipment catalogue, you will find products which make work on electric installations safer: Auxiliary equipment and protective clothing.