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Accident: 14243349 - Electric Shock - Contact With Energized Conductor

Accident: 14243349 -- Report ID: 0317000 -- Event Date: 09/21/1988
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10038430409/23/19882834Smith, Kline & French
An electrician was working with an energized junction box, installing a new lighting fixture. He was using metal pliers to pull the 277-volt conductors out of the box. The employee or the pliers contacted one of the conductors, and he was electrocuted.
Keywords: lighting circuit, e gi iv, electrical, electrician, electrocuted, electrical work, lockout, electric conductor, hand tool
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100384304 Fatality Electric Shock Electricians

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