Handling the Probes on Voltage Testers

By: Dusty Arlia
Published on February 9, 2012
Last Updated on Friday, July 10, 2015 at 1:47 AM
Total Updates: 6

When using a voltage tester, multitester, or multimeter, try to hold both probes with one hand exercising the one hand rule. By doing this you're reducing the chance of having a current run through your body. Sometimes this is impossible, but your main goal should be to reduce risk as much as possible. Here are some other electrical safety tips.