Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 201176914 - Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Boom
|Aa Production Services Inc
Abstract: On April 13, 2005, Employee #1 was working as a truck driver and crane operator for a gas well service company. He went to a storage yard to load pipes onto a truck to haul them to a gas well for maintenance work on the well. The truck had a crane mounted on it for moving the pipes. Employee #1 parked his truck underneath some overhead high-voltage power lines. He raised the boom of the crane to move a load of pipes to the truck bed, and the boom came into contact with the power lines. Employee #1 was electrocuted.
|Nature of Injury
|Crane and tower operators