Eaton to Participate in the ISI Annual Industrial Conference on March 2, 2010

Date: 2/16/2010

CLEVELAND … Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today announced that the company’s Vice Chairman and Chief Financial and Planning Officer, Richard H. Fearon, will present at the ISI Annual Industrial Conference in New York City on March 2 from 1:40 to 2:20 p.m. Eastern time. The purpose of Eaton’s presentation is to discuss the company’s business prospects with securities analysts and institutional investors.

A real-time audio webcast of the presentation and related presentation materials will be available at . An audio replay will be available following the presentation at the same link.

Eaton Corporation is a diversified power management company with 2009 sales of $11.9 billion. Eaton is a global technology leader in electrical components and systems for power quality, distribution and control; hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment; aerospace fuel, hydraulics and pneumatic systems for commercial and military use; and truck and automotive drivetrain and powertrain systems for performance, fuel economy and safety. Eaton has approximately 70,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 150 countries. For more information, visit .

Kelly Jasko, Media Relations, (216) 523-5304
William Hartman, Investor Relations, (216) 523-4501