Accident Report Detail
Accident: 116538.015 - Employee Is Electrocuted When Truss Touches Power Line
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1403376.015||05/24/2019||Sparks Cedarlee Farm Llc|
At 9:30 a.m. on May 23, 2019, Employee #1 and a coworker, employed by a dairy fa rm, were engaged in construction work at a building on the farm. Employee #1 wa s holding onto a large steel truss. His coworker was operating a telehandler/fo rk truck to move the truss. The steel truss came into contact with an overhead power line transmitting 4,000 volts of electricity, and Employee #1 was electroc uted.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Other building||New project or new addition||X|
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite