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Accident: 113737.015 - Employee Sustains Severe Burns To Hands And Face From Electr

Accident: 113737.015 -- Report ID: 0551702 -- Event Date: 02/13/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1379488.01502/14/2019City Of Springfield - Cwlp
At 12:5 p.m. on February 13, 2019, an employee reached into load-side of switch gear breaker and sustained severe burns to his face and hands when he came into contact with the load-side switchgear lugs and received an electric shock of 12,500 volts. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: burn, hand, caught by, electric arc, face, electric shock
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1379488.015 26 M Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Power plant operators

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