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Welcome to Raines Utility Safety Solutions, LLC! (RUSS).

Danny Raines, C.U.S.P, Affiliate instructor at Georgia Tech Research Institute. Raines Utility Safety Solutions (RUSS) can provide any Safety and Regulatory training needs you may need for IOUs, Co-Ops, Contractors, Municipalities or customer owned distribution or transmission systems. All OSHA or Federal Motor Safety Carrier Regulation Compliance training needed for any General Industry and Construction businesses.

RUSS has more than 46 years of service and experience in construction and electrical utility business providing OSHA required and skills Safety and Compliance training.

An OSHA Authorized trainer provides all 29 CFR 1910 General Industry and 1926 Construction compliance training.

NFPA 70 E, Arc Flash Awareness and NESC Trainer for electrical industry and Sub part "S" maintenance electricians.

Professional Witness for the Electric Utility Industry.

RUSS offers NFPA 70 E class that compares the updated changes from 2009-2012 version. The class is now being presented at Southern Crescent Technical College, along with many businesses across Atlanta Region and state of Georgia and across the USA.

Progressive Insurance, Cleveland Ohio,has completed Qualified Employee Electrical Safety, Arc Flash Awareness and NFPA 70 E in Cleveland, Colorado Springs and Tampa locations for maintenance staff and supervisors.

Danny has started High Voltage Qualified Electrical training for the maintenance staff at The University of Georgia in Athens, Ga. 2014 updates and refreshers are now underway.

RUSS now offers NESC ARC Flash and High/Low Voltage Training using Training materials. Hugh Hoagland and RUSS joined forces in 2013.

Danny is currently committee member for the Certified Utility Safety Professional program Incident Prevention magazine. Next Prep classes and tests are listed on the USOLN web page, for further details.

Look for new articles written and published in the Incident Prevention magazine on Professional Development in the September issue. Articles written by Danny and will make a great safety meeting topic for your employees.

What We Do

How does your company manage data storage for Driver Qualifications and OSHA Training Records? Hard copy files are very difficult to manage and there is no way to "run a report". RUSS now offers CompDrive,a data storage and management for all your compliance requirements. Has ability to run individual employee reports and reports by section or groups. Easy access, personalized to your company. A home page that will immediately show status of all compliance, electronic data backup for security and easy entry and access. Receive notifications prior to expiration for any document required for DOT or OSHA safety and compliance training records. Web based application and secure back up off site. Contact RUSS for details.

RUSS offers free online and phone consultations to assess your company's needs, develop an action plan and identify needed training to improve your Safety Record. Training will reduce your OSHA Incident and Severity rates.

All training provided is NFPA 70 E, NESC, OSHA and DOT authorized and approved. We can provide the OSHA 29 CFR 1910 General Industry, 29 CFR 1926 Construction and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations required Compliance and skills training to your employees to assure safer work environment, reduce risk and be in total compliance with all Federal and State Regulations.

All Trainers are OSHA authorized General Industry 501 and Construction 500 trainers.

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