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Accident: 14258461 - Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Boom

Accident: 14258461 -- Report ID: 0317900 -- Event Date: 09/04/1998
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30099740009/08/19981791Bensalem Steel Erectors
Some employees were moving a hydraulic crane onto a site to position it for use. One of the employees was walking along with the crane, touching one of the outrigger cylinders. He received an electric shock when the crane contacted a 13.2-kilovolt overhead power line. (The injured employee was not listed on an injury line on the original form.)
Keywords: overhead power line, electrical, boom, crane boom, e c, electric shock, crane
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 1 10
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 300997400

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