Jamestech can assist with supplying an Authorised Person, Electrical Spotter, Safety Observer to assist and advise you in safe management of your task around Ergon and Energex assets.
Authorised Jamestech employees have all completed relevant training and have an appropriate level of technical knowledge and experience to access Ergon and Energex Assets and to operate specialised equipment and vehicles around those assets.
All Jamestech Authorised employees have demonstrated competencies in:
• Complying with the of Electrical Safety Code of Practice 2010 for Working Near Overhead and Underground Electrical Lines and Electrical Safety Code of Practice 2013 for Managing Electrical Risks in the Workplace 2013 (safe system of work)
• Identifying low voltage and high voltage electric lines (including ways of ascertaining the voltage present).
• Distinguishing between insulated and uninsulated electric lines.
• Understanding the possible causes and risks of electric lines being damaged.
• Demonstrating the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a safe system of work.
• Demonstrating familiarity with the unsafe distances and exclusion zone requirements.
• Applying emergency procedures in the event of an incident.
The Jamestech Group has safe systems in place to:
• Monitor the ongoing competency and identification of persons authorised to work near electric lines, while complying with the requirements of the Electrical Safety Code of Practice 2010 for Working Near Overhead and Underground Electrical Lines and Electrical Safety Code of Practice 2013 for Managing Electrical Risks in the Workplace.
• Remove and replace LV service fuse/s both at the pillar and pole top for the isolation of a customer’s installation.
• Act as a “Safety Observer” or ‘”Spotter” for Low and High Risk tasks
Please me directly or call any of our friendly Jamestech staff at anytime on the below numbers and we would be very pleased to assist with your project:
“Energex & Ergon Authorised Person”
office 07 5547 3600