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Accident: 170200851 - Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Energized Parts

Accident: 170200851 -- Report ID: 0950622 -- Event Date: 07/30/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12018301708/12/19938731Bio Rad Laboratories
An employee was measuring line voltage on an in-house generator. (The line voltage needed to be maintained at 220 volts because of quality control factors related to the manufacture of sensitive medical equipment.) The employee contacted the unguarded banana leads on the test instrument and received an electric shock. He was transported to a hospital and released within 4 hours after the accident.
Keywords: e gi ii, elec protect equip, electrical, electrician, electrical work, test equipment, electric shock
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 120183017 Non Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Electricians

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