Accident Report Detail
Accident: 130975.015 - Employee Is Killed While Handling Downed Power Line
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1501605.015||11/06/2020||8713||63230 - Ocm Engineering Llc|
On November 4, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a power and communication line con struction company, was part of a survey team measuring telephone poles and elect rical lines for future engineering plans. The employee found a downed powerline and picked it up, but it was entangled in a tree. As the employee tried to dis entangle the line from the tree, the line became energized. The employee sustai ned an electric shock and caught fire. Employee #1 was killed.
|1||1501605.015||31||M||Fatality||Occupation not reported|