Safety and Work Practices

Project 180.004

The goal of this research is to evaluate risks, protective approaches, and equipment and to investigate new technologies to improve safety and work methods. Research areas include grounding and personnel protection, arc flash, downed conductors, and tools and technologies aimed at improving safety.

2021 Deliverables | 2022 Research | Upcoming Meetings | 2023 ARP Preview

Tom Short

Project Manager


Introduction to the Distribution Safety and Work Practices Project

2022 Research Plans • How to engage • Task-force info • FAQ

Research Updates

Ongoing research in distribution safety for 2022

Arc flash • Grounding • Downed conductors • PPE • Coverup • Gloves • Abandoning underground

Research Content

Research content for distribution safety and work practices

Arc Flash • Downed Conductors • Grounding • Personal Protection