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Accident: 201072311 - Employee Suffers Multiple Injuries From Electric Shock

Accident: 201072311 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 10/20/2007
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31081568303/27/20081321Sdg & E

At approximately 10:30 a.m. on October 20, 2007, Employee #1, a Journeyman Lineman, was working on high voltage transmission lines from the basket of a bucket truck. The employee received an electric shock and sustained a dislocated shoulder, second degree burns, and went into cardiac arrest. CPR was performed, and the employee was flown to a local hospital. Employee #1 was hospitalized.

Keywords: burn, shoulder, cardiac arrest, electric shock, bucket elevator

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 310815683 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Electricians

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