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Accident: 14396295 - Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Boom

Accident: 14396295 -- Report ID: 0625700 -- Event Date: 04/20/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10226263104/21/19933731Gretna Machine And Iron Works, Inc.
A helper was walking alongside a load being moved under a 13.8-kilovolt overhead power line. The load was being moved by a truck crane. The helper had his left hand touching the metal load when the crane boom contacted the power line, and he was electrocuted.
Keywords: overhead power line, electrical, boom, crane boom, electrocuted, e gi ia, crane
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 102262631 Fatality Electric Shock Production helpers

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