Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution

Depending on the job activity, examples of safety hazards that can harm workers in this industry include:

  • Power lines and other energized components that can burn, shock, or electrocute
  • Falls from heights
  • Confined Spaces
  • Hazardous materials and chemicals
  • Dangerous moving mechanical parts on heavy machinery and equipment
  • Falling trees, branches, poles
  • Moving traffic and work vehicles
  • Contact with wildlife
  • Harsh weather (e.g., heat, cold, wind)
Requirements Videos, Training, and Prevention


Training Materials


For Groups

Publications, Handouts, Checklists

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