In fact, the fear of God, electrocution, and your training instructor kept you at your best, right?
As time progresses, many linemen replace that fear with confidence in their knowledge and skills. Most of the time, that helps you skill set to improve, but don’t get ahead of yourself.
Are you aware of any changes in safety regulations and procedures? They are always changing, and where you live may differ from from the job you’re headed to. So be sure ask the right questions and stay on your toes.
If you think you need a refresher course, here are some good reminders about grounding and changes in safety procedures and equipment.
Is your gear wearing thin with time and use? Remember to keep on top of your gear and safety equipment.
As linemen know so well, things can happen fast out there, so it’s always best to check your things before you drive off to work.
Bevins works daily to create and manufacture the best equipment to keep you safely grounded and protected from the dangers you face daily as a linemen.
As always, stay safe out there.