All requirements are now in effect for OSHA 29 CFR 1910.269, Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution. This final rule is meant to reduce electrical hazard risk to workers, not only within the electric utility industry, but also within other facilities that operate and maintain transmission and distribution systems.

To find out how these requirements affect your power system fall protection program, click here to view new MSA technical brief, bulletin #2300-169-MC OSHA CFR 1910.269 Final Rule 2015: Vertical Hazards in Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution or call MSA Customer Service at 1-800-MSA-2222.