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Accident: 106785.015 - Employee Is Shocked, Burned By Energized Circuit

Accident: 106785.015 -- Report ID: 0626300 -- Event Date: 06/20/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1325298.01506/25/2018Kl Enterprises
At 8:45 a.m. on June 20, 2018, Employee #1, employed by an electrical services company, was working at a multiemployer construction project, the renovation of a commercial building. He was attempting to install a light ballast, believing the circuit he was working on was de-energized. However, the breakers had not been correctly labeled, and the employee received an electric shock. He was transported to the hospital, admitted, and treated for electric shock and burns.
Keywords: repair, electric shock, installing, lockout/tagout, electrician, electrical, ballast--lighting, burn, circuit breaker, construction, breaker plate, energized
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Alteration or rehabilitation   1 16
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1325298.015 26 M Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Electrical and electronic equipment assemblers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause:
FatCause: Drown, non-lethal fall

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