Accident Report Detail
Accident: 128697.015 - Employee Makes Contact With Power Line And Is Electrocuted
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1488478.015||08/18/2020||Cicogna Electric And Sign Company|
At 5:15 p.m. on August 17, 2020, Employee #1, employed by an electrical services company, was working from a boom truck's basket and replacing fluorescent light s with LED light sets on an outdoor commercial sign. The basket, which lacked e lectrical insulation, was too close to an overhead power line. Employee #1 made contact with the power line and was exposed to 7,200 volts of electricity. He was killed by electrocution.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Commercial building||New project or new addition||30||X|
Cause: Fencing, installing lights, signs, etc.