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Accident: 110543.015 - Employee Burns Hands And Face In Arc Flash While Reconnectin

Accident: 110543.015 -- Report ID: 0627510 -- Event Date: 10/25/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1356593.01510/30/2018Coonrod Electric Co., Llc
At 9:00 a.m. on October 25, 2018, an employee was working from a ladder to recon nect cables that were not properly locked out from electrical power. When the em ployee reconnected the cables, there was an arc flash that burned the employee's hands and face. The employee was hospitalized for treatment.
Keywords: burn, connecting, electric arc, electric cable, electrical work, face, hand, ladder, lockout
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1356593.015 51 M Hospitalized injury

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