to prevent arc flash.
When working in energized environments with hazards involving high voltage or arc flash risks, these insulated wrenches are well suited for the circumstance. On average, 1,000 people die every year due to electrical accidents and 30,000 more are injured. These accidents are mainly caused by three things: unsafe equipment/installation, unsafe environment, and unsafe work practices.
Everyone working with electrical equipment needs a set of these types of insulated wrenches, or insulated tools in general, to ensure that they are protecting not only themselves but also the people around them. With these insulated wrenches, workers will be on the right track to preventing electrical accidents while simultaneously getting work done in a safe and efficient manner.