Electrical Workers, (Chapter 296-45, WAC)

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WAC Description

296-45-005

Electrical workers safety rules—Foreword.

296-45-015

Scope and application.

296-45-025

Variances.

296-45-035

Definitions.

296-45-045

NESC applicable.

296-45-055

Employer's responsibility.

296-45-065

Training.

296-45-075

Employer's safety program.

296-45-085

Leadworker's responsibility.

296-45-095

Leadworker-employee responsibility.

296-45-105

Work required of leadworkers.

296-45-115

Employee's responsibility.

296-45-125

Medical services and first aid.

296-45-135

Job briefing.

296-45-175

Hazardous energy control (lockout/tagout) procedures.

296-45-17505

Lockout/tagout (hazardous control) program.

296-45-17510

Retraining.

296-45-17515

Protective materials and hardware.

296-45-17520

Energy isolation.

296-45-17525

Notification.

296-45-17530

Lockout/tagout application.

296-45-17535

Releasing stored energy.

296-45-17540

Release from lockout/tagout.

296-45-17545

Temporary removal of lockout/tagout.

296-45-17550

Group lockout/tagout.

296-45-17555

Shift changes.

296-45-17560

Outside servicing personnel.

296-45-17565

Central system operator.

296-45-195

Trenching and excavation.

296-45-205

Enclosed spaces.

296-45-215

Underground electrical installations.

296-45-225

Underground residential distribution (URD).

296-45-255

Protective equipment.

296-45-25505

Personal protective equipment.

296-45-25510

Fall protection.

296-45-275

Ladders, platforms, and manhole steps.

296-45-285

Hand, and portable powered tools.

296-45-295

Gasoline engine power chain saws.

296-45-305

Live-line tools.

296-45-315

Materials handling and storage.

296-45-325

Working on or near exposed energized parts.

296-45-335

Deenergizing lines and equipment for employee protection.

296-45-345

Grounding for the protection of employees.

296-45-355

Underground grounding.

296-45-365

Testing and test facilities.

296-45-375

Mechanical equipment, including aerial manlift equipment.

296-45-385

Overhead lines.

296-45-455

Line-clearance tree-trimming operations.

296-45-45505

Brush chippers.

296-45-45510

Sprayers and related equipment.

296-45-45515

Stump cutters.

296-45-45520

Backpack power units for use in pruning and clearing.

296-45-45525

Rope.

296-45-45530

Fall protection.

296-45-465

Communication facilities.

296-45-475

Substations.

296-45-485

Power generation.

296-45-48505

Interlocks and other safety devices.

296-45-48510

Changing brushes.

296-45-48515

Access and working space.

296-45-48520

Guarding of rooms containing electric supply equipment.

296-45-48525

Guarding of energized parts.

296-45-48530

Water or steam spaces.

296-45-48535

Chemical cleaning of boilers and pressure vessels.

296-45-48540

Chlorine systems.

296-45-48545

Boilers.

296-45-48550

Turbine generators.

296-45-48555

Coal and ash handling.

296-45-48560

Hydroplants and equipment.

296-45-525

Special conditions.

296-45-52505

Capacitors.

296-45-52510

Current transformer secondaries.

296-45-52515

Series streetlighting.

296-45-52520

Illumination.

296-45-52525

Protection against drowning.

296-45-52530

Employee protection in public work areas.

296-45-52535

Backfeed.

296-45-52540

Lasers.

296-45-52545

Hydraulic fluids.

296-45-52550

Foreign attachments and placards.

296-45-545

Trolley maintenance, jumpering or bypassing.

296-45-675

Rotorcraft/helicopter for power distribution and transmission line installation, construction and repair—Scope.

296-45-67503

Definitions.

296-45-67505

Briefing.

296-45-67507

Signals.

296-45-67509

Slings and tag lines.

296-45-67511

Cargo hooks.

296-45-67513

Personal protective equipment.

296-45-67515

Wearing apparel.

296-45-67517

Loose gear and objects.

296-45-67519

Housekeeping.

296-45-67521

Operator's responsibility.

296-45-67523

Hooking and unhooking loads.

296-45-67525

Static charge.

296-45-67527

Load permitted.

296-45-67529

Visibility.

296-45-67531

Signal systems.

296-45-67533

Approaching the helicopter.

296-45-67535

In helicopter.

296-45-67537

Sling and rigging.

296-45-67539

Personnel.

296-45-67541

Fires.

296-45-67543

General.

296-45-67545

Refueling operations.

296-45-900

Appendices.

296-45-901

Appendix A—Nonmandatory.

296-45-903

Appendix B—Protection from step and touch potentials—Nonmandatory.

296-45-905

Appendix C—Methods of inspecting and testing wood poles—Nonmandatory.

 

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