- Part Number:1910
- Part Number Title:Occupational Safety and Health Standards
- Subpart:1910 Subpart S
- Subpart Title:Electrical
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Note: Employees in occupations listed in Table S-4 face such a risk and are required to be trained. Other employees who also may reasonably be expected to face comparable risk of injury due to electric shock or other electrical hazards must also be trained.
Note 1: For the purposes of 1910.331 through 1910.335, a person must have the training required by paragraph (b)(3) of this section in order to be considered a qualified person.
Note 2: Qualified persons whose work on energized equipment involves either direct contact or contact by means of tools or materials must also have the training needed to meet 1910.333(C)(2).
Type of training. The training required by this section shall be of the classroom or on-the-job type. The degree of training provided shall be determined by the risk to the employee.
TABLE S-4. -- Typical Occupational Categories of Employees Facing a Higher Than Normal Risk of Electrical Accident _________________________________________________________________________ Occupation _________________________________________________________________________ Blue collar supervisors(1) Electrical and electronic engineers(1) Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers(1) Electrical and electronic technicians(1) Electricians Industrial machine operators(1) Material handling equipment operators(1) Mechanics and repairers(1) Painters(1) Riggers and roustabouts(1) Stationary engineers(1) Welders _________________________________________________________________________ Footnote(1) Workers in these groups do not need to be trained if their work or the work of those they supervise does not bring them or the employees they supervise close enough to exposed parts of electric circuits operating at 50 volts or more to ground for a hazard to exist.
[55 FR 32016, Aug. 6, 1990]