Will rubber gloves protect from electric shock?
Jan 27, 2020·Click to see full answer. Beside this, can electricity go through rubber gloves? Rubber, glass, plastic, and cloth are poor conductors of electricity.This is why electrical wires are covered in rubber, plastic, or cloth.Electricians even wear rubber gloves when they are working with electrical wires. This does not mean that electricity cannot pass through insulators or any other material.