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Toolbox talk: overhead power lines (<a href="https://www.cpwr.com/wp-content/uploads/publications/CPWR_Overhead_Power_Lines_0.pdf"target="_blank">superseded</a>).
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training
Silver Spring, MD: CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 2014 Mar; :1-2
Overhead power lines at construction sites can be particularly dangerous for construction workers, especially when equipment such as cranes, cherry pickers, and high lifts are used at the site.
Construction; Construction-industry; Construction-workers; Construction-equipment; Safety-education; Safety-programs; Injury-prevention; Accident-prevention; Work-environment; Worker-health; Training; Education; Safety-measures; Electric-power-transmission-lines; Electrical-equipment; Electrical-hazards; Electrocutions; Hoisting-equipment; Environmental-factors; Equipment-operators; Machine-operators; Machine-operation; Electrical-conductivity
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Toolbox talk: overhead power lines
CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division