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Accident: 170615215 - Electric Shock - Contact With Energized Conductor

Accident: 170615215 -- Report ID: 0950625 -- Event Date: 07/22/1994
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11195127311/07/19940134Sunny Farms

A grader for a farm was working from an elevated tank. The tank was next to an electrical conduit carrying 240-volt circuit conductors. The employee slipped; and, as he tried to keep his balance, he grabbed the loose-hanging conduit. He received an electric shock and sustained serious burns on his arms and feet. He was hospitalized at a burn center for his injuries.

Keywords: burn, e gi iii, electrical, conduit, slip, electric conductor, electric shock, fall, fall protection

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 111951273 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Graders and sorters, agricultural products

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