Safety Requirements For Utility Poles And Quarries

C2-2007 National Electrical Safety Code - Weebly

Requirements for clearances of overhead lines from grain bins and an alternate method for determining the strength requirements for wood structures was added. Rules covering grounding methods, electric supply stations, underground lines, and work rules were changed.

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Part 3: Safety Rules for the Installation and Maintenance

Safety Rules for the Installation and Maintenance of Rule 323E Vault and utility tunnel access Rule 323E3 requires access doors to vaults and tunnels to be locked unless qualified person(s) are in attendance to restrict entry to unqualified persons. the purpose of this rule, pole grounds are not required to be bonded to the

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Utility Pole Safety - California

Electric Safety Code, but don't have an enforcement program or dedicated electric safety staff. The CPUC: • Cites electric utilities for violations of General Order 95, 128, et al. • Reviews and approves utility expenditures for pole maintenance and replacement • Performs risk -based analysis of pole safety for use in rate cases

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Specification for the Manufacture of Concrete Poles

commence, the Contractor shall advise the Superintendent, the names of the pits, quarries or manufacturing plants from which he proposes to obtain aggregates, and submit evidence showing that the material complies with the requirements of AS 2758.1 and AS 1141.

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Laws and regulations - PG&E

When performing our vegetation management duties as required by law, we do our best to preserve the trees on your property. In some cases, however, problem trees or improperly planted trees pose too high a risk to public safety and electric system reliability and must be removed. If we don't comply with regulations, we put the public at risk, increase the possibility of outages and face

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Methods of Inspecting and Testing Wood Poles.

Exercise caution to avoid causing power lines to swing together. Apply the force to the pole either by pushing it with a pike pole or pulling the pole with a rope. If the pole cracks during the test, it is unsafe. 1 A properly guyed pole in good condition should, at a minimum, be able to handle the weight of an employee climbing it.

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Electric Utility Poles - Expert Article on Overhead Line

13/07/2011· In this article, Electrical Engineer, Jim Orosz, P.E. discusses the basics of safety as they relate to overhead utility lines, including a diagram of a typical joint pole layout. Overhead Line Safety. The placement of different types of overhead lines on poles is governed by the National Electric Safety

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Fall Protection for Wood Pole Climbing -- Occupational

Jan 01, 2011· Fall Protection for Wood Pole Climbing poles has been one of the most difficult challenges facing the electrical utility industry. in the January 2011 issue of Occupational Health & Safety.

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POLE ATTACHMENTS. OVERHEAD MINIMUM CLEARANCES

Utility Poles, including metal attachment clamps and bolts, metal cross arm supports, bolts and other equipment. must be attached so as to . maintain the minimum separations specified in the NESC and in these drawings and specifications. See Drav.'ing #5 . NOTES· 1. Licensee shall bond to Utility pole ground wherever Utility has a down ground

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Safety Requirements for Work On or Adjacent to the

Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, these are compulsory and apply in all situations to which the original Act applies. The two key regulations in this case are The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and the Electricity Safety Quality and Continuity Regulations 2002. Please Note :- This booklet is not a substitute for any Regulations,

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