Electronics Lab - 2-Minute Drill
Safety is a HUMAN PERFORMANCE
If you want to be safe - do things right. Electronics projects are no place to "plug and play"
When there is an emergency - would you know what to do? Do you have a plan before it happens? Coming up with an Emergency Operation Procedure is essential for your safety.
Follow these steps to come up with your EOP:
1. Identify what could go wrong
-Electrical issues include parts overheating, electrical short circuits, etc
-Putting parts in the wrong place
-Magic Smoke (no bueno)
What are your first steps
-UNPLUG POWER! -- then what?
Record your event
-What caused the problem
-What actions did you take
-What damage if any was done
-How can you avoid this event next
Watch out for each other - help each other - keep each other accountable. Yes when we care about each other we are Safer Together!