Shermco's Director of EHS to Present at WINDPOWER 2018

By: Shermco Industries
Kyle Kirkpatrick
Kyle Kirkpatrick
IRVING, Texas - May 3, 2018 - PRLog -- Kyle Kirkpatrick, CSP, SMS, SGE, director of environmental, health and safety for Shermco Industries, will present an update on the 2018 NFPA70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace and how those changes will affect wind technicians, supervisors and managers. WINDPOWER 2018 will be held May 7-10 at McCormick Center in Chicago.  This is the largest gathering of wind industry professionals in North America drawing attendees and exhibitors from all aspects of the industry.

The National Fire Prevention Association has developed several standards addressing electrical safety. The 70E pertains to personal protection equipment, electrical hazards and mitigation.  It has been widely integrated by both industry and regulatory agencies. Kirkpatrick will address the changes in the 2018 edition compared to the 2015 release and illustrate how to adopt and implement those changes in a robust worker safety program focused on wind energy applications.  His presentation will be Tuesday, May at 4:00 PM.  For more information visit:


Shermco Industries is the leading independent provider of safe and reliable acceptance testing, commissioning, maintenance, repair and remanufacturing of electrical equipment and power distribution systems. With service centers located throughout North America, certified technicians and engineers focus on servicing both scheduled and unexpected projects for large commercial, industrial and utility customers. Shermco, a leader in electrical safety and technical training, focuses on industrial electrical contracting, utility, wind turbine maintenance and disaster recovery services. Shermco Industries is a member in good standing with the Electrical Apparatus Service Association, American Wind Energy Association, Professional Electrical Apparatus Recyclers League, and the InterNational Electrical Testing Association. For more information about Shermco Industries, visit

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