Quad State Instructors are electric utility safety professionals. Formed in 1964 by electric utility safety people from four states, members now hail from 22 states. Meetings are held two times a year where we exchange information and solutions, upgrade skills and expand an excellent collection of shared and pertinent training programs. Membership is available through a sponsor and voted on by the members. We welcome new members as there is never too much knowledge and experience. If you're interested in attending a meeting, or becoming a member but don't have a sponsor, write to us. A majority of members work with Electric Cooperatives or Municipal Power Utilities.

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Changes Prompt Questions – 1910.269 and 1926, Subpart V

Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution
Maintenance and Construction
(29 CFR 1910.269 and 29 CFR Part 1926, Subpart V)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Note: OSHA issued a final rule to improve workplace safety and health for workers performing electric power generation, transmission and distribution work. The FAQs are divided into five sections:

  1. General Questions.
  2. Information-Transfer (Host-Contractor) Questions.
  3. Fall Protection Questions.
  4. Minimum Approach-Distance Questions.
  5. Arc-Flash Protection Questions.

The rule is available at http://www.dol.gov/find/20140401/2013-29579.pdf*


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