Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 147952.015 - Employee Is Electrocuted And Killed While Replacing Ice Mach
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Abstract: At 1:45 p.m. on July 18, 2022, an employee was preparing to replace an ice machi ne at a retail store. The employee searched for the electrical panel to de-energ ize the ice machine but was unable to locate it. The employee was employed by a refrigeration equipment company and did not work at the retail store. The employ ee asked a supervisor at the store to help find the electrical panel but the sup ervisor was unable to help him. The employee decided to replace the ice machine without de-energizing it since he could not locate the electrical panel, so he a ttempted to disconnect the fixed wired 220 volt power cord. The employee was kil led when he received an electrical shock from the power cord.
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|1||1608573.015||51||M||Fatality||Heating, air conditioning, and refrig. mechanics|