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Accident: 14550024 - Electric Shock - Faulty Electronic Test Instrument

Accident: 14550024 -- Report ID: 0454712 -- Event Date: 06/05/1984
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1514336506/06/19843714Carter Automotive Co Inc
AN EMPLOYEE WAS PERFORMING A TROUBLE-SHOOTING MAINTENANCE CHECK ON AN INDUCTION GENERATOR. THE TESTER THAT HE WAS USING APPARENTLY FAILED AND CONDUCTED CURRENT FROM THE 3800-VOLT DC SOURCE THROUGH TO HIS BODY. THE EMPLOYEE WAS ELECTROCUTED.
Keywords: electrical, e gi vii, electrocuted, electrical work, test equipment, direct current, electric generator
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 15143365 Fatality Electric Shock Misc. electrical & electronic equipment repairers

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