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PG&E Releases Platform Inspection ALERT; Immediate Action Required

Aug 07, 2019

An internal evaluation of temporary pole-mounted work platforms is currently being conducted for potential issue with a metal link used on these platforms. These platforms, as well as ladder support attachments made of the same metal, are being tested and evaluated to determine if their performance is adequate for use under real field use conditions. After the testing and evaluation of this equipment is completed, all necessary actions will be taken and communicated to you. In the interim of this testing and evaluation being completed, please be informed of the following information:

1. The Maximum Load Rating for all four of the Following Platforms is 500 lb (CHANCE).

2. Only one person is allowed on a work platform at any time (Utility Procedure: TD-1002P-06)

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