SafetyBytes® - The Hazards of Power Lines
Being Safe Around Power Lines
Overhead power line contact is one of the largest single causes of fatalities associated with mobile plant and equipment. In this SafetyBytes® module, we’ll discuss the precautions you can take when working near power lines.
Learning Path & Details
- Workplace Safety
- Type: eLearning - SafetyBytes®
- Audience: General
- Level: Foundational
- Seat Time: 5 Minutes
- Available As: Hosted eLearning, eLearning
Suggested Industry Usage
- Keeping a Safe Workplace
- Understand the importance of respecting electricity.
- Review the precautions you can take when working near power lines.
- Audible Narration
- Linear Navigation
- Integrated Video
Training Files (1)
There are some basic safe work practices that should be followed whenever you are working around power lines. These practices are meant to reduce unsafe conditions and ensure that you - and the other employees around you remain accident free.