Chapter 296-45 WAC

Last Update: 5/3/16

ELECTRIC POWER GENERATION, TRANSMISSION, AND DISTRIBUTION

WAC Sections

296-45-005Electrical workers safety rules—Foreword.
296-45-015Scope and application.
296-45-025Variances.
296-45-035Definitions.
296-45-045NESC applicable.
296-45-055Employer's responsibility.
296-45-065Training.
296-45-067Information transfer.
296-45-075Employer's safety program.
296-45-085Leadworker's responsibility.
296-45-095Leadworker-employee responsibility.
296-45-105Work required of leadworkers.
296-45-115Employee's responsibility.
296-45-125Medical services and first aid.
296-45-135Job briefing.
296-45-175Hazardous energy control (lockout/tagout) procedures.
296-45-17505Lockout/tagout (hazardous control) program.
296-45-17510Retraining.
296-45-17515Protective materials and hardware.
296-45-17520Energy isolation.
296-45-17525Notification.
296-45-17530Lockout/tagout application.
296-45-17535Releasing stored energy.
296-45-17540Release from lockout/tagout.
296-45-17545Temporary removal of lockout/tagout.
296-45-17550Group lockout/tagout.
296-45-17555Shift changes.
296-45-17560Outside servicing personnel.
296-45-17565Central system operator.
296-45-195Trenching and excavation.
296-45-205Enclosed spaces.
296-45-215Underground electrical installations.
296-45-225Underground residential distribution (URD).
296-45-255Protective equipment.
296-45-25505Personal protective equipment.
296-45-25510Fall protection.
296-45-275Ladders, platforms, and manhole steps.
296-45-285Hand, and portable powered tools.
296-45-295Gasoline engine power chain saws.
296-45-305Live-line tools.
296-45-315Materials handling and storage.
296-45-325Working on or near exposed energized parts.
296-45-335Deenergizing lines and equipment for employee protection.
296-45-345Grounding for the protection of employees.
296-45-355Underground grounding.
296-45-365Testing and test facilities.
296-45-375Mechanical equipment, including aerial manlift equipment.
296-45-385Overhead lines.
296-45-455Line-clearance tree-trimming operations.
296-45-45505Brush chippers.
296-45-45510Sprayers and related equipment.
296-45-45515Stump cutters.
296-45-45520Backpack power units for use in pruning and clearing.
296-45-45525Rope.
296-45-45530Fall protection.
296-45-465Communication facilities.
296-45-475Substations.
296-45-485Power generation.
296-45-48505Interlocks and other safety devices.
296-45-48510Changing brushes.
296-45-48515Access and working space.
296-45-48520Guarding of rooms containing electric supply equipment.
296-45-48525Guarding of energized parts.
296-45-48530Water or steam spaces.
296-45-48535Chemical cleaning of boilers and pressure vessels.
296-45-48540Chlorine systems.
296-45-48545Boilers.
296-45-48550Turbine generators.
296-45-48555Coal and ash handling.
296-45-48560Hydroplants and equipment.
296-45-525Special conditions.
296-45-52505Capacitors.
296-45-52510Current transformer secondaries.
296-45-52515Series streetlighting.
296-45-52520Illumination.
296-45-52525Protection against drowning.
296-45-52530Employee protection in public work areas.
296-45-52535Backfeed.
296-45-52540Lasers.
296-45-52545Hydraulic fluids.
296-45-52550Foreign attachments and placards.
296-45-545Trolley maintenance, jumpering or bypassing.
296-45-675Rotorcraft/helicopter for power distribution and transmission line installation, construction and repair—Scope.
296-45-67503Definitions.
296-45-67504Operating certification.
296-45-67506Personnel.
296-45-67508Hazard analysis and job briefing.
296-45-67513Personal protective equipment (PPE).
296-45-67515Wearing apparel.
296-45-67517Loose gear and objects.
296-45-67519Landing zones.
296-45-67521Pilot's responsibility.
296-45-67522Cargo hooks.
296-45-67523Hooking and unhooking loads.
296-45-67525Static charge.
296-45-67527Line stringing.
296-45-67529Visibility.
296-45-67531Communication.
296-45-67533Helicopter operation.
296-45-67536Helicopter work tasks.
296-45-67537Sling and rigging.
296-45-67541Fires.
296-45-67545Refueling operations.
296-45-900Appendices.
296-45-902Appendix A—Working on exposed energized parts—Nonmandatory.
296-45-903Appendix B—Protection from step and touch potentials—Nonmandatory.
296-45-905Appendix C—Methods of inspecting and testing wood poles—Nonmandatory.
296-45-906Appendix D—Protection from flames and electric arcs—Nonmandatory.
296-45-907Appendix E—Work-positioning equipment inspection guidelines—Nonmandatory.
296-45-908Appendix F—Other Applicable safety and health Washington administrative codes.
296-45-909Appendix G—Flow chart—Nonmandatory.
296-45-910Appendix H—Reference documents.
Reviser's note: Chapter 296-44 WAC Safety Standards—Electrical Construction code was absorbed into this chapter with the filing of WSR 98-07-009, filed 3/6/98, effective 5/6/98.
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