Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14354526 - Burn - Electrical Fault In Panelboard
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|110142353||03/29/1991||4911||0||Tampa Power Corp.|
Abstract: An electrician was assigned to replace old 480-volt circuit breakers. The panelboard on which he was working was not completely deenergized. While the electrician was removing a circuit breaker, a fault involving one of the busbars developed. The electric arc and resulting fire burned the employee. He sustained third-degree burns over 80 percent of his body. The employee died after about 1 month in a hospital.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|