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Accident: 103664.015 - Employee Contacts 7,500 Volt Power Line And Is Electrocuted

Accident: 103664.015 -- Report ID: 0257230 -- Event Date: 03/06/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1299876.01503/07/2018B & B Communication Group
At 3:15 p.m. on March 6, 2018, Employee #1 was installing telecommunication lines in a post using a hydraulic lift basket. When the work was completed, the employee raised the basket, inadvertently contacting a 7,500 Volt power line. Employee #1 was electrocuted.
Keywords: struck against, overhead power line, hydraulic lift, telecom work, electrocuted
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1299876.015 43 M Fatality Electric Shock Telecomm: Line Installers And Repairers

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