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Accident: 14540645 - Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Crane Boom

Accident: 14540645 -- Report ID: 0111400 -- Event Date: 12/24/1985
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10043306912/26/19851541New England Construction & Management Group, Inc.
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10043307712/26/19851799South Shore Drilling & Blasting, Inc.
AN EMPLOYEE WAS HOLDING BLASTING LEADS THAT WERE CONNECTED TO A METAL BLASTING MAT BEING MOVED BY A CRANE. AS IT WAS MOVING THE MAT INTO POSITION, THE CRANE CONTACTED AN OVERHEAD POWER LINE. THE CURRENT PASSED THROUGH THE LOAD LINE, THE MAT, AND THE BLASTING LEADS HELD BY THE EMPLOYEE, WHO PROVIDED A PATH TO GROUND AND WAS ELECTROCUTED.
Keywords: overhead power line, electrical, e c, boom, crane boom, electrocuted, crane
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100433069 Occupation Not Listed
2 100433077 Fatality Electric Shock Drillers, earth

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