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Accident: 79280.015 - Employee Is Electrocuted By Power Line While Working On Elev

Accident: 79280.015 -- Report ID: 0418300 -- Event Date: 09/01/2015
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1089343.01509/01/2015Grid Utility Llc

At approximately 10:30 a.m. on September 1, 2015, an employee was working from a n elevated bucket truck. The employee made contact with a 7,200 volts energized power line and was electrocuted and killed.

Keywords: bucket elevator, elevated work platform, power lines
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Powerline, transmission line Maintenance or repair   0 40 X

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1089343.015 36 M Fatality Electrical power installers and repairers

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