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OSHA Minimum Approach Distances Fact Sheet


Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution: Minimum Approach Distance, Information Transfer and Training Requirements

This fact sheet will help employers engaged in power generation, transmission and distribution work understand some of the revised OSHA regulations. It highlights the new requirements for minimum approach distances, information transfer, and training in both §1910.269 and §1926, Subpart V. The revised rules contain identical requirements, except for the power generation and line-clearance tree-trimming rules, which are covered in the General Industry rule.


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