Boss LTR News and Updates
Walter Chambers. President of Bossltg, has open a new Rental Division and UL/Ohsa Product training facility in Sulphur, Louisiana. 4608 E. Napoleon St, 70663, 1/2 mile east of Cities Services Hwy on Hwy 90 E.
Todd Chambers has been assigned as operations UL Training manager. His objective will be to educate the SAFETY MANAGERS of the Southeast Oil & Gas Industries on UL Code Compliant regulations for Explosion Proof portable lighting and Temp power distribution electrical products. Focusing on the importance of establishing RE-CERTIFICATION standards of RENTAL lighting and temp power products with UL844 classification ratings.
Bossltr new location in Sulphur will feature a training class room and product show room. In 2012 UL created a standard for UL844 Explosion Proof Lighting products used for PORTABLE US. Back in 1993 the Department of Labor passed a ruling, OSHRC DOCKET# 92-2347 stating; ” Ignorance of OHSA Standards in no excuse for being Non-compliant to OHSA/UL Standards “.
RULING STATED: If an accident should occur involving a non-compliant product it will be the liability of the hosting entity. Hosts include Owner of project site, general contractor, sub-contractor and possibly vendor supplying the non compliant products.
Bossltr goal is to educate Safety Managers of Non-compliant RENTAL PRODUCTS used within Confined Space Entry, Storage Tanks and process vessels, that carry a hazardous location rated working environment. Non-compliant portable lighting and temp power RENTAL products that are not RE-CERTIFIED prior to each rental use.
CONFINED SPACE EXISTING REGULATION: Re-certification Breathing air packs prior to each use/rental.
POINT OF CONCERN: One breathing air pack malfunctions it only affects one person. A single explosion proof portable light malfunctioning within a HAZARDOUS RATED tank or vessel has the potential of compromising everyone within the surrounding area.
LUNCH & LEARNS for Safety Managers: Bossltr invites area Safety Managers to schedule a private lunch and learn to discuss the UL844-P4 compliance requirements. Available in Sulphur and Baton Rouge Rental Locations.
CALL: 866 – 442-0260 X 3