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Document ID (ISN)105806
CIS number 06-1441
ISSN - Serial title 1287-7778 - Prévention BTP
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Sagot F.
Title Underground electrical networks - Working in a controlled manner
Original title Réseaux électriques enterrés - Intervenir sous contrôle [in French]
Bibliographic information May 2006, No.85, p.26-27. Illus.
Abstract Before undertaking earthmoving work, construction enterprises are required to establish the existence and location of underground electrical networks and to take the necessary precautions. This article discusses the various procedures to be followed, the precautions to be taken as a function of the distance between the trenching work and the underground electrical cable ducts, and procedures in the event of an accident.
Descriptors (primary) electricity; underground cables; earthmoving; construction sites
Descriptors (secondary) legal aspects; France; responsibilities; permits-to-work; safe working methods
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Electrical safety
Browse category(ies) Electricity