JT&S 2011/2012 Yearend Report Provided training to over 3,500 employees Conducted 12 On-campus schools/seminars Conducted 4 RESAP Safety Audits Added Line Clearance Tree Trimmer Course to curriculum
Regulatory Update OSHA 1910.269/1926 Subpart V Revision – still waiting has been overdue for seven years! NESC C2 2012 Edition, has some major changes. One in particular is new table for Arc Flash at 50 volts to 800kv.
Update on NRECA RESAP NRECA has made a tremendous change to the Rural Electric Safety Achievement Program NRECA has developed training for CEOs, Mid- management personnel to assist in developing a Safety Management Plan First time ever, NRECA is convening a SAFETY SUMMIT for CEOs/GMs, mid-management personnel, such as, VP, Asst. Managers, District Mangers and key personnel. The Safety Summit is being held 23-26 Oct, 2012 at the Ballpark Marriott Hotel, St. Louis. Information and registration can be found on NRECA’s website.
Fatality Dillard Smith Joey Taylor, lineman for Dillard Smith Contractors, was fatally injured last Friday while working repairing storm damage at Volunteer Energy Cooperative Crossville service area. The accident is still under investigation by TOSHA, he apparently made contact with an energized fused cut-out while working to repair a tap off a three phase circuit. OUR THOUGHTS GO OUT TO HIS FAMILY