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Accident: 110272.015 - Employee Incurs Electrical Burns When Live Electrical Wires

Accident: 110272.015 -- Report ID: 0215000 -- Event Date: 10/16/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1354925.01510/22/2018Lend Lease Group (Us) Construction Lmb Inc.
At 7:15 a.m. on October 16, 2018, an employee was stripping wire insulation from live electrical wires (480 Volts). As the employee reached to grab an Allen wre nch, the wires made contact with each other and arced. The employee was hospital ized for electrical burns to unspecified body parts.
Keywords: burn, electric arc, electric cable, electrical work, electrician
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1354925.015 12 M Hospitalized injury Electricians' apprentices FallDist:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite

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