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Accident: 14327597 - Electric Shock & Burns - Direct Contact With Energized Parts

Accident: 14327597 -- Report ID: 0316100 -- Event Date: 08/10/1985
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
201027008/12/19859711Department Of The Navy
TWO ELECTRICIANS WERE PERFORMING ROUTINE PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE ON A 13-KILOVOLT MAGNETIC AIR CIRCUIT BREAKER IN THE MAIN SUBSTATION OF A NAVY FACILITY. THEY WERE BOTH BURNED WHEN ONE CAME IN CONTACT WITH AN ENERGIZED CIRCUIT PART. ONE EMPLOYEE DIED AS A RESULT OF BURNS AND ELECTRIC SHOCK; THE OTHER EMPLOYEE WAS GIVEN FIRST AID FOR HIS BURNS.
Keywords: burn, clothing, electrical, e ptd, substation, circuit breaker, elec utility work, electric shock
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 2010270 Non Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Electrical power installers and repairers
2 2010270 Fatality Burn/Scald(Heat) Electrical power installers and repairers

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