What are the two main objectives of personal grounding equipment?
Limit the amount of current flow and voltage drop across the lineworker's body.
Minimize the time the current can flow through the lineworker's body.
Which OSHA standard states "temporary protective grounds shall be placed at such locations and arranged in such a manner as to prevent each employee from being exposed to hazardous differences in electrical potential.
What are the first two steps to working on lines and equipment?
Properly clear the line or equipment from all potential sources of energy.
The proper application an installation of personal protective grounds.
A condition where a line or piece of equipment has power flowing through it. The term that is synonymous with energized.
A task to stop the flow of power on a line or piece of equipment such as opening a switch or jumper. Synonymous with de-energize.
A condition where a line or piece of equipment does not have any power flowing through it. Synonymous with de-energized.