FAA ORDER JO 3900.64A AIR TRAFFIC ORGANIZATION (ATO) ELECTRICAL SAFETY PROGRAM
On September 25, 2020, the Agency briefed NATCA regarding FAA Order JO 3900.64A Air Traffic Organization (ATO) Electrical Safety Program. This Order revises a previous version published in 2013. The revisions reflect current consensus standards and other applicable standards related to electrical safety and electrical work areas. The Order provides a detailed electrical safety program. Among other things, it updates information regarding: (1) safe work practices; (2) energized electrical work; (3) training requirements; (4) personal protective equipment (PPE); (5) insulated, voltage-rated, and contact release tools; (6) electrical test instruments and equipment; and (7) design, construction, and acquisition requirements.
POCs: Region X ARVP Curt Howe, OSH National Representative Karena Marinas, and Labor Relations Attorney Grant Mulkey