Safety Main Topic in Electric Security Systems Lecture

In cooperation with the Jerusalem District Electricity Company (JDECO), the Birzeit University Department of Electrical Engineering held a lecture on November 19, 2013. The lecture focused on electric security systems and their rules, and was delivered by Engineer Ali Taha from JDECO.
Taha addressed issues like how to deal with high and low voltage lines in terms of necessary equipment for the protection of the electric power grid and various devices used at home. He discussed several issues related to wire plug (isolated and non-isolated) and types of circuit breakers.
Finally, Taha emphasized the importance of electrical security and safety, since it plays a significant role in our daily lives and impacts the safety of all technicians and workers in the field. Taha provided examples of electrical accidents and then opened the floor for discussion.