Card Set Information
Northwest Lineman College
What is a Value?
Values are deep seated personal belief that is never compromised.
What are priorities?
Prior tend to shift based upon the situation at hand.
Safety should be?
______ _________ cause 85% of all accidents.
if you ask a question then?
you know the answer.
When should personal protective equipment be worn at NLC?
whenever entering the training yard from the parking lot.
What's the ANSI spec. for safety glasses?
What's the ANSI spec. for hard hats?
What's ANSI stand for?
American National Standards Institute
4 steps to take when NLC vehicle is involved in an off site accident
1. Move the vehicle to a safe area.
2. Cone off the area.
3. Notify NLC ASAP
4. Comply with all law enforcement personnel.
Poor housekeeping is the basic cause of?
How often should fire extinguishers be checked?
When is okay to fight a fire by yourself?
When you are certain the fire can be put out with only one extinguisher.
What hazards should electrical tools not be used around?
flammable gasses, vapors or dusts
four things you should do if moving a vehicle
make sure all objects and people are clear
make sure someone is directing if backing
secure all lose objects
seven things used to safeguard the work area
high level standards
all conductors shall be treated as?
before climbing wood poles what should be done?
when setting wood poles what should each crew member have?
what should always be used when removing poles?
Minimum gaff length is?
What should be done before undertaking any project?
A through job briefing.
When climbing poles what needs to exist around that structure?
a 10 foot radius.
always belt _____ the obstacle with a rope lanyard.
when setting or removing poles, the setting chain or sling should be placed _____ the balance point.
why is customer service important to employers
the success of any business depends on customer satisfaction. to the customer, a lineworker is the utility
what are 7 customer issues?
clearing trees form lines
providing people with what they need in a gracious and helpful manner
what are 6 customer wants?
what are 4 characteristics of a line work contractor?
build and maintain power lines
contractor is the service provider
utility is the customer
closely monitored by the utility for safety violations and accidental outages.
what can happen is a line work contractor has too many accidental outages or safety violations?
lose bidding rights for future jobs
National Electrical Safety Code
Customer Average Interruption Duration Index