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Accident: 118732.015 - Employee Receives Second And Third Degree Burns In Arc Flash

Accident: 118732.015 -- Report ID: 0317500 -- Event Date: 08/03/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1421433.01508/07/2019Pike Electric, Llc

At 9:30 a.m. on August 3, 2019, an employee attempted to remove and install batt eries for a substation. At some point, an arc flash occurred and caused second a nd third degree burns to the employee. The employee was hospitalized for treatme nt.

Keywords: battery, burn, electric arc flash, electrical burn, installing, substation

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1421433.015 32 M Hospitalized injury Electricians

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