Codes of Practice

The following model Codes of Practice have been finalised for implementation under the Intergovernmental Agreement for Regulatory and Operational Reform in Occupational Health and Safety.

NOTE : The following model Codes of Practice have been finalised for implementation under the Intergovernmental Agreement for Regulatory and Operational Reform in Occupational Health and Safety.

Codes of Practice

Scaffolding near overhead electric lines (Draft)

This Information Sheet provides advice on managing the risks of erecting, dismantling and using fixed scaffolding near overhead electric lines and associated electrical equipment with an operating voltage up to and including 33,000 volts.
Where the operating voltage of the overhead electric lines is above 33,000 volts you should consult the Electricity Supply Authority and comply with all special conditions imposed by them.

Publication Information

Topic: Scaffolding near overhead electric lines
Type: Model Code of Practice
Industry: General
Publication Date: 04/07/2014

Publications

ISBN Title / Download File Format File Size
Scaffolding-Near-OHEL-Information-Sheet Scaffolding-Near-OHEL-Information-Sheet.pdf PDF 775 KB