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Accident: 115770.015 - Employee Burns Hand When Shocked By Electrical Cord

Accident: 115770.015 -- Report ID: 0830300 -- Event Date: 04/17/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1396587.01504/25/2019Cavendish Farms, Inc.
At 7:45 p.m. on April 17, 2019, an employee was working in a skid steer to move dirt. A coworker was moving the piler. The piler rolled on to and stretched the extension cord used to power it and shut off. The employee went to disconnect the 480 volt extension cord and was shocked with burns to the hand. The employe e was hospitalized.
Keywords: burn, cord connector, electric shock, hand, pile driver
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1396587.015 35 M Hospitalized injury

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