Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 119304.015 - Employee Fractures Bones And Suffers Cardiac Arrest After Sh
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|1426188.015||08/26/2019||611310||Iowa State University|
Abstract: At 1:15 p.m. on August 22, 2019, an employee was removing fuses from a 4,160-vol t substation cabinet. As the employee was removing the canister fuses, his right arm came into contact with the feeder line and his left arm came into contact w ith the left side of the panel door. This created a circuit and caused the emplo yee to become shocked. The employee suffered electrical shock, fractured ribs, f ractured vertebrae, burns to both elbows, and cardiac arrest. The employee was h ospitalized for treatment.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||1426188.015||60||M||Hospitalized injury||Electrical and electronic engineers|