Scope: The Electrical Safety Committee is responsible for all matters within the scope of the IAS in which the emphasis or dominant factor specifically relates to occupational hazards of electrical energy. Topics include, but are not limited to: hazard phenomena, inherently safer design, work practices, risk assessment & control, and electrical safety management.

Objectives: to advance the state of the art in methods and technologies that contribute toward prevention of occupational electrical incidents and injuries; and to promote and support electrical safety activities in IAS committees, technical activities and IAS chapter activities.

Primary Conferences:

IAS Electrical Safety Workshop
• ESW Brasil

Primary Publications:

• IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications
• IEEE Industry Applications Magazine

Committee Leadership 2024-2026:

• Dennis Hill, Chair

• Paul Sullivan, Vice Chair

• Eva Clark, Secretary

• Daniel Doan, Past Chair

Committee Governance:

Committee Bylaws
Committee Operating Manual
Workshop Organizing Committee Operating Manual









Organizing the IEEE IAS Electrical Safety Workshop,
an international forum for changing the electrical safety culture,
is one activity of the IAS Electrical Safety Committee.


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