Safety alerts

Safety Alerts issued for all Accredited Service Providers (ASPs)

Ausgrid regularly sends out Safety Alerts to ASPs. These alerts are related to safety issues that may affect ASPs and their business. Ausgrid issues Safety Alerts for a variety of reasons which can include industry related safety information or for a general reminder to ensure ASPs are following correct safety procedures when undertaking work on or near our network.

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SA19_16 Reverse polarity - failure to comply with procedures and test

Date published
07/12/2016

SA18_16 Asbestos Containing Low Voltage Timber Enclosures

Date published
16/11/2016

SA17_16 Incident - 11KV cable, unauthorised and supervision

Date published
31/10/2016

SA16_16 ESR clarififcation - clause 5.1.3 leaving permits for ASP1s

Date published
24/10/2016

SA15_16 Incident involving incorrect deadends on overhead mains

Date published
29/09/2016

SA14_16 - Failure to understand and sign Access Permit

Date published
23/09/2016

SA13_16 House Service Connector Quality Checks

Date published
19/09/2016

SA12_16 Response to Electric Shock when Working for Ausgrid

Date published
13/07/2016

SA11_16 Incident Involving Damaged Pole Platform

Date published
12/07/2016

SA10_16 Extension Ladder Failure

Date published
12/07/2016

SA09_16 Network Fatal risk 8 - Uncontrolled collapse of excavation work

Date published
17/06/2016

SA08_16 Network Fatal risk 7 - Incident while undertaking lifting operations

Date published
15/06/2016

SA07_16 Failure of hydraulic hose on borer crane

Date published
23/05/2016

SA06_16 Disconnecting consumers mains with out authority

Date published
23/05/2016

SA05_16 Network Fatal Risk 6 - Struck by falling or moving object

Date published
12/05/2016

SA04_16 Dislodged 11kv End-Box on Schneider RM6 switch

Date published
18/04/2016

SA03_16 Network Fatal Risk 5 - Unintended contact with mobile power plant

Date published
23/03/2016

SA02_16 Network Fatal Risk 3 - Fall from height

Date published
02/03/2016

SA01_16 Safe work practices when disconnecting LV supply.pdf

Date published
17/02/2016