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ELECTRICAL HAZARD

Electrical Hazard Protection (EH)

EH protective footwear is designed to reduce the hazards due to accidental contact with live
electrical circuits and electrically energized conductors or parts.
The outer surface of the sole and heel shall not be penetrated by any electrically conductive
component.
Electric shock resistant footwear must be capable of withstanding the application of 18,000
volts at 60 Hz for 1 minute with no current flow or leakage in excess of 1.0 milli amperes
under dry conditions.