. The voltage-current characteristic of human skin is non-linear and depends
on many factors ...
Individuals have been electrocuted by appliances using ordinary house currents
... and by electrical apparatus in industry using as little as 42 volts direct current.
"The damage caused by electric shock depends on the current flowing through
the body -- 1 mA can be felt; 5 mA is painful. Above 15 mA, a person loses ...
Electric Shock. The primary variable for determining the severity of electric shock
is the electric current which passes through the body. This current is of course ...
May 20, 2009 ... If you learned about how electrocution kills you from cartoons or ... Power (
wattage) is simply the voltage multiplied by the current (amps).
Electrocution or electrical shock occurs when an electric current I passes through
the body. The amount of current passing through the body is determined by ...
Most of us have experienced some form of electric “shock,” where electricity ...
Another effect of electric current on the body, perhaps the most significant in
Jun 1, 2002 ... The severity of electric shock depends on the current flowing through the body,
which is a function of the electromotive force (E) in volts, and the ...
Sep 14, 2012 ... Though voltage and current are two interdependent physical quantity, I would like
to know what gives more "shock" to a person - Voltage or ...
Sep 20, 2012 ... However, electrical safety is still typically taught using simplistic current charts
showing only amperage as the source of injury or electrocution.