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University of Colorado at Boulder
As of November 22, 2017

Managing Worker Fatigue on Transmission/Distribution (TD) Line Work

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The 2012 Bureau of Labor Statistics report revealed that electrical power line installers had a fatality rate of 56.5 deaths per 100,000 employees, higher than any other trade in the construction industry. The most commonly cited causes of transmission and distribution (TD) line worker fatalities were