Boost Your Safety Awareness: An Electrical Safety Quiz

This quiz has been designed to test your knowledge and awareness about electrical safety. Whether you are a professional electrician, an engineering student, or someone simply interested in improving their understanding of electrical safety, this quiz is for you.

As you proceed, you’ll encounter a variety of questions on different aspects of electrical safety, from identifying common hazards to understanding correct safety protocols. This is not only a test of what you already know, but it is also an opportunity to learn and improve. Remember, the aim here is not just to score well, but to also become more mindful of the electrical hazards around you and how to mitigate them.

So, let’s dive into the quiz and electrify your safety knowledge! Safety first, always.

Test Your Electrical Safety Knowledge


A short thin piece of wire which is heated up and melt by the flowing of electric current in it, is called

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What should be done if you see a power tool's plug with a missing center ground prong?

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Which of the following procedures protects the electrician from accidental or unexpected equipment startup?

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Insulating equipment, such as electrical protective gloves, found defective must be _____.

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Which of the following would be the most likely indication of an electrical circuit overload condition?

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Which of the following is the lowest level of electrical current that can cause heart fibrillation and death?

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Why is static electricity a serious potential hazard?

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OSHA standards require that exposed or operating elements of an electrical installation be constructed and installed to _____.

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Each of the following are well-known examples of circuit protection devices, EXCEPT:

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What are the most common injuries due to electrical hazards?

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What is the first step toward protecting yourself from the many electrical hazards you may face on the job?

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All of the following determine the severity of an electrical shock, EXCEPT:

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What should you do if you find a person who is "frozen" to an energized electrical surface or wire?

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Which of the following is the unit used to measure the resistance to the flow of electrical current?

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Mohsin Nawaz

Mohsin Nawaz is a proficient Safety Manager in the mining industry, with an impressive 8-year career primarily based in Australia. In the challenging and often hazardous world of mining, Mohsin has been instrumental in developing and enforcing robust safety protocols and procedures. His expertise lies in meticulously assessing operational risks and implementing preventative measures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all personnel on site.