Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 201380110 - Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|108950775||02/28/1996||0783||0||Downes Tree Service Inc.|
Abstract: An employee of a tree trimming firm was suspended from the load line of a vehicle-mounted crane with a telescoping boom. There were three other employees on the site: a supervisor, a crane operator, and a laborer performing clean-up duties. The boom, the load line, or the suspended employee contacted an overhead power line that was located 8.8 meters above the ground. The suspended employee was electrocuted.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||108950775||Fatality||Electric Shock||Forestry workers, except logging|