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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 170164453 - Electric Shock - Contact With U'Ground Line Thru Borer

Accident: 170164453 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 07/31/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11197230308/09/19901731Paxin Electric, Inc.
An employee was working in a street, boring a hole for the installation of a conduit for traffic signal conductors. The boring equipment contacted a 1200-volt underground power line, and the employee received an electric shock. The area had been checked and marked for the presence of underground utilities; however, this line had neither been detected nor noted on charts.
Keywords: electrical, earthmoving equip, e c, undrgrd installation, electric shock, boring machine, blind reaching
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 111972303 Non Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Construction trades, n.e.c.

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