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Accident: 14567572 - Electric Shock - Fixture Energized Due To Short Circuit

Accident: 14567572 -- Report ID: 0454510 -- Event Date: 03/29/1984
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1513059404/03/19845541Road King Truckstop Incorporated
AN EMPLOYEE WAS PULLING A SPEAKER WIRE THROUGH A SUSPENDED CEILING. IN THE PROCESS, HE MOVED A LIGHT FIXTURE, CAUSING A SHORT. THE FAULT IMPRESSED 120 VOLTS ON THE FIXTURE OR THE CEILING SUPPORTS. THE EMPLOYEE RECEIVED AN ELECTRIC SHOCK, WHICH RESULTED IN THE PARTIAL PARALYSIS OF HIS RIGHT HAND.
Keywords: lighting circuit, paralysis, electrical, suspended ceiling, e gi vii, electric shock, electrical fault
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 15130594 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Cashiers

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