Emergency Services Center Rendered Inoperable

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John M. Tobias, Ph.D., PE, Electrical Engineering Consultant :::: Case Description: A new county Emergency Services Center (ESC) was constructed and placed into service. This ESC was responsible for taking…

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Arson or Accident?

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Ronald J. Panunto, PE, CFEI, Electrical Engineering Consultant :::: Case Synopsis: The state police, with the assistance of the ATF, indicted a female church parishioner for setting a fire in…

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Runaway Treadmill

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Ronald J. Panunto, PE, CFEI, CVFI, CFC, Electrical Engineering Consultant :::: Case Synopsis: A middle-aged man, while exercising on his motorized treadmill, was injured when the treadmill suddenly accelerated and…

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Making Machines Safe

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Ronald J. Panunto, P.E., Electrical Engineering Consultant :::: Case Synopsis: Plaintiff was injured when his core-boring machine struck a rebar and jammed. When the drill bit jammed, the drill carriage…

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Missing Wires Lead to Fire

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Ronald J. Panunto, PE, CFEI, CVFI, CFC, Electrical Engineering Consultant¬†:::: Case Synopsis: A fire occurred on the outside wall of a home. An origin and cause investigation showed that the…

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