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Accident: 170074280 - Employee Killed When Electrocuted During Excavation
Accident: 170074280 -- Report ID: 0257220 -- Event Date: 01/12/1999
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|126919562||01/12/1999||1731||Juan F Garcia Inc|
At 9:00 a.m. on January 12, 1999, Employee #1 was the operator of an excavator or digger which made an excavation approximately 5 foot deep and 20 foot long. The excavator made contact with an electrical line of 7,000 volts. While trying to get off the machine, Employee #1 stepped onto the ground which resulted in his being electrocuted.
electric cable, electrocuted, excavator
|Single family or duplex dwelling
||New project or new addition
||Construction trades, n.e.c.