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Accident: 103326.015 - Two Employee Receive Electrical Shock When Cable Contacts Po

Accident: 103326.015 -- Report ID: 0111700 -- Event Date: 12/05/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1282381.01512/07/2017Daniel A. Wells
At 8:30 a.m. on December 5, 2017, two employee were clearing down tree debris. While Employee #1 was unhooking the sling from the down tree, Employee #2, the crane operator, brought the crane's cable into contact with an overhead 13KV power line. Both employees received electrical shock burns to their hands and feet and one lost two fingers.
Keywords: tree trimming, power lines, crane, electric shock
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1282381.015 60 M Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Agricultural and food scientists
2 1282381.015 43 M Hospitalized injury Electric Shock

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