ADMINISTRATIVE CONTROLS

PRACTICE STATEMENT: Injuries to personnel from improper job planning and risk
assessment.

PRACTICE DESCRIPTION: Identify type and quantity of Insulate and Isolate
components

A. Pre-planning to begin at the pre-bid meeting.
B. Preliminary job site analysis.
C. Contractor shall request information from the Host Employer so that
the Contractor may be able to conduct adequate risk assessments prior
to beginning operations.
D. Line work on conductors or equipment shall be performed when they
are de-energized or a portion is de-energized and grounded when
possible.

BENEFITS:
• Eliminate injuries resulting from improper planning by ensuring key job hazards
are identified and controlled and provide support to contractors in obtaining
needed information for effective risk assessments.

REFERENCES:
National Electric Safety Code (NESC, ANSI C2 – Part 4)