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Accident: 170735187 - Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Energized Parts

Accident: 170735187 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 02/08/1995
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12005428303/14/19951721Harris & Ruth Painting
An employee was on his second day of work at a jobsite, painting beams from a scaffold. He contacted the energized 480-volt runway conductors for an overhead crane. He lost his balance and tripped into netting installed below the scaffold. The employee was electrocuted.
Keywords: e gi iv, electrical, electrocuted, runway conductor, lockout, untrained, scaffold
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 120054283 Fatality Electric Shock Painters, construction and maintenance

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