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Accident: 170121115 - Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Overhead Line

Accident: 170121115 -- Report ID: 0453710 -- Event Date: 10/05/1992
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11113987910/21/19921623Howell Construction Company Inc.
A POWER LINE WORKER WAS TRYING TO DISLODGE A DEAD-END STICK FROM BETWEEN TWO UTILITY POLES. THE DEAD-END STICK BECAME ENERGIZED; AND THE EMPLOYEE, WHO WAS IN INDIRECT CONTACT WITH A GUY (THROUGH A "PREFORM"), RECEIVED AN ELECTRIC SHOCK. HE WAS HOSPITALIZED FOR HIS INJURY.
Keywords: elec protect equip, overhead power line, electrical, power line worker, live-line tool, e ptd, guy, elec utility work, electric shock
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 111139879 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Electrical power installers and repairers

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