Stay Up-To-Date with the Latest NFPA 70E Risk Assessment Changes

Whether you use the incident energy analysis method or the PPE category method for FR/AR PPE selection, the latest edition of 70E provides the most up-to-date information so you can best protect workers from the arc flash hazard. Discover the role of human performance on arc flash incidents, learn how to improve the incident energy analysis with updated IEEE 1584 calculations and gain clarity on the 70E risk assessment and PPE selection tables. We’ll also review how fabric/fiber selection, fabric finishing and manufacturing processes contribute to meeting sustainability goals such as Net Zero SBTi (science-based target initiatives) for GHG emissions in FR/AR fabric manufacturing that in turn will likely help your organization’s sustainability efforts!

Attendees of this webinar will learn:

  • Best practice selection of sustainably made PPE
  • An understanding of the role of human performance on arc flash incidents
  • Burn injury basics

Register for this free webinar!
: May 16, 2023
: 2:00PM ET - 1:00PM CT - 11:00AM PT


Scott Francis
Technical Sales Manager, Westex: A Milliken Brand

Scott graduated from Augustana College and the University of Iowa with a M.S. in Inorganic Chemistry. Since 1991, Scott has been involved in the Safety Industry, gaining extensive experience with the performance of protective apparel fabrics and protective apparel programs. Scott has participated in a number of industry organizations, including Edison Electric Institute, National Safety Council-Utilities Division and the Pulp and Paper Safety Association. He frequently addresses trade associations and groups regarding electric arc and flash fire hazards, prevention of body burn injury, the protective performance of flame-resistant fabrics and related topics.

About Westex
Westex® creates flame-resistant and arc-rated (FR/AR) textiles recognized for unmatched quality, comfort and proven performance. With a legacy dating back to 1941, our life-saving materials and technologies are the trusted last line of defense for hardworking men and women across the utility, oil and gas, electrical maintenance and metals industries. For more information, visit

Duration: 1 Hour

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