Accident: 103140.015 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 02/13/2018
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1295279.015||02/14/2018||Pike Electric, Llc|
At 12:30 p.m. on February 13, 2018, Employee #1, employed by an electrical servi ces company, was working from an aerial lift and engaged in maintenance work on an energized high voltage power line. Employee #1 sustained an electric shock a nd burn. Employee #1 was wearing the appropriate rubber and leather gloves, but the gloves were found to have holes in the left thumb after the incident. Emer gency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital, whe re he was admitted and treated for second degree electric burns to his left thum b, left leg near the ankle, and left thigh.
burn, construction, elec utility work, electric shock, electrician, glove, leg, ppe, power line worker, power lines, thumb
|Powerline, transmission line
||Alteration or rehabilitation
||Electrical power installers and repairers