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CUSP Resources

  • Lineman’s and Cableman’s Field Handbook by Thomas Shoemaker and James Mack

Consensus Standards:

  • ANSI/ISEA 107 American National Standard for Hi-Visibility Safety Apparel and Headwear
  • ANSI Z535.2 Environmental and Facility Safety Signs
  • ANSI B30.5 Mobile and Locomotive Cranes
  • ANSI Z87.1 Occupational and Educational Personal Eye and Face Protection Devices
  • ANSI Z89.1 Standard for Industrial Head Protection
  • ANSI Z359.1-2007 Safety Requirements for Personal Fall Arrest Systems
  • ANSI Z359.13 Personal Energy Absorbers and Energy Absorbing Lanyards
  • ANSI Z359.14 Safety Requirements for Self Retracting Devices for Personal Fall Arrest
  • ANSI A92.2 Standard for Vehicle-Mounted Elevating and Rotating Work Platforms
  • ANSI B56.1 Standard for Powered Industrial Trucks
  • ANSI Z41 Personal Protection-Protective Footwear
  • ANSI A90.1 Safety Standard for Man-lifts
  • ANSI B175.1 Safety Requirements for Gasoline-Powered Chain Saws
  • ANSI J6.4 Standard Specification for Rubber Insulating Blankets
  • ANSI J6.6 Standard Specification for Rubber Insulating Gloves
  • ANSI Z4.1 Requirements for Sanitation in Places of Employment
  • IEEE 516 Guide for Maintenance Methods on Energized Power Lines
  • IEEE 524 Guide to the Installation of Overhead Transmission Line Conductors
  • IEEE 978 Guide for In-Service Maintenance and Electrical Testing of Live-Line Tools
  • IEEE 1048 Guide for Protective Grounding of Power Lines
  • IEEE C2 National Electrical Safety Code
  • NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Work Place
  • NFPA 10 Standard for Portable Fire Extinguishers
  • NFPA 101 Life Safety Code
  • ASTM F496 Standard Specification for In-Service Care of Insulating Gloves and Sleeves
  • ASTM 855 Standard Specification for Temporary Protective Grounds
  • ASTM 887 Standard Specification for Personal Climbing Equipment
  • ASTM Standard Specification for Unused Rope with Special Electrical Properties


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