Electric Vehicle (EV) Safety
Servicing Electric Vehicles will introduce new hazards to the auto industry. Now, businesses are dealing with new compliance questions and challenges never seen in this industry – high voltage electricity, battery fires, and special shipping or storage needs for EV batteries.
Now more than ever, it is important for businesses to install safety programs to train employees and maintain compliance. We’ve built this resource hub to help you stay up to speed on EV Safety.
Latest EV Safety Articles
Need to assess an EV battery that’s outside a vehicle? Got a new battery ready to install or one you’ve removed for shipping? Here’s what to do to stay safe.
Assessing high-voltage EV batteries isn’t the easiest task, but we’re here to break it down for you. Follow these steps to asses your risk.
Energetic failure in electric vehicles can pose a danger to both your facility and your employees. Check out the possible points of energetic failure in EVs.
Let’s take a closer look at EV fire risks, severity, and the hazards associated with storing EV batteries onsite. Learn steps to reduce these risks.
On this episode of The Safety Meeting, we discuss the rise of electric vehicles and how dealerships can address EV safety concerns. Listen in!
As the growth in EVs continues, it’s important for your team to understand the ins and outs of owning them – and even more important, be able to share that info with prospective buyers.
Stay on top of EV Safety requirements with KPA.
We designed KPA’s EV safety and compliance solution to help you prepare your facility, educate your staff, and document/maintain OSHA compliance. The elements of the program include consulting, documents, and training delivered through the Vera Suite platform.