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Accident: 121818.015 - Employee Is Killed While Replacing Light Fixture

Accident: 121818.015 -- Report ID: 0950624 -- Event Date: 11/19/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1445812.01511/19/2019Energy Star Lighting Electric, Inc.
At 1:09 a.m. on November 19, 2019, Employee #1, a crew foreman, was replacing an old fluorescent light with a new LED lighting fixture and as Employee #1 touche d the base of the light fixture, he was electrocuted by 277-volt, power source. The fixture was energized. Employee #1 then sustained a shock, was electrocuted and then killed.
Keywords: burn, conduit, contact, elec equipment--misc, elec utility work, electric arc, electric conductor, electric shock, electric current, electrical, electrocuted, lighting fixture, maintenance, shock
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1445812.015 24 M Fatality Electricians

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