Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200772788 - Employee'S Head Is Injured By Cable Pulling Rig

Accident: 200772788 -- Report ID: 0134000 -- Event Date: 04/22/2003
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30609566204/23/20034911Massachusetts Electric Company

On April 22, 2003, Employee #1 was a splicer for Massachusetts Electric, a National Grid Company. He was working in a manhole, removing and replacing a failed 15 KV cable. The cable was being pulled by a pickup truck. Employee #1 was injured when the rigging system struck him in the head. He was hospitalized for treatment of an unspecified injury to his head.

Keywords: head, rigging, electric cable, elec utility work, electrical splice, manhole

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 306095662 Hospitalized injury Other Occupation not reported

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.