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Accident: 103801.015 - Employee Is Electrocuted When Ladder Contacts Power Line

Accident: 103801.015 -- Report ID: 0420600 -- Event Date: 03/11/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1301193.01503/11/2018Southern Gardens Groves Corporation
At 8:23 a.m. at March 11, 2018, a migrant worker was working from a 17 foot by 4 inch aluminum ladder to pick oranges. During work, the employee's ladder contacted an overhead power line that was energized at 13.4 kV. The employee was electrocuted.
Keywords: electrocuted, ladder, power lines
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1301193.015 34 M Fatality Electric Shock Agriculture and forestry teachers

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