Today’s LiveWire Spotlight looks at NERC’s 3-day Human Performance Conference held earlier this year in Atlanta. Experts from NERC, industry, and consulting firms probed deeply into the causes of human performance failures that contribute to nearly 80% of all electric system events.

Gaps in program execution has consistently been a top contributor to Bulk Electric Systems events since NERC standards became mandatory in 2007. It is also one of eight risk elements that Compliance Enforcement Authorities will focus on in 2019.