Thursday, August 21, 2014

Electrical Hazard Recognition and Control


This training will cover OSHA Electrical Safety Regulation 1910.301–399 Subpart S, types of electrical injuries, and protecting employees who work on or near to electrical conductors and equipment.

The course covers:
 

  • Elements of OSHA Electrical Safety Regulation (29 CFR 1910.301-399, Subpart S)
  • Key terms and concepts of electrical safety
  • The importance of electrical safety-related work practices
  • How to identify employees' appropriate training and protection requirements
  • Four types of electrical injuries
  • Protecting employees who work on or near to electrical conductors and equipment  

 

Required by: OSHA 29 CFR 1910.332; OSHA 29 CFR 1910.269 (a) (2); OSHA 29 CFR 1910.268 (c)
Frequency: Initial with annual retraining
Target Audience: Employees in occupations listed below are required to be trained. Other employees who also may reasonably be expected to face comparable risk of injury due to electric shock or other electrical hazards must also be trained.

Occupations: Supervisors*, Electrical and electronic engineers*, Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers*, Electrical and electronic technicians*, Electricians, Industrial machine operators*, Material handling equipment operators*, Mechanics and repairers*, Painters*, Riggers and roustabouts*, Stationary engineers*, Welders

* Workers in these groups do not need to be trained if their work or the work of those they supervise does not bring them or the employees the supervise close enough to exposed parts of electric circuits operating at 50 volts or more to ground for a hazard to exist.

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