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Accident: 200041580 - Employee Dies Electrocuted By Contacting Overhead Power Line

Accident: 200041580 -- Report ID: 0653510 -- Event Date: 03/17/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31427066104/01/20101781Lujan Drilling
On March 17th, 2010, Employee #1 of Lujan Drilling was raising mast on water well drilling truck when mast came in contact with high voltage overhead lines fatally electrocuting Employee #1.
Keywords: overhead power line, electrocuted
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling Maintenance or repair Under $50,000 1 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 314270661 Fatality Electric Shock Drillers, earth FallDist:
Cause: Installing equipment (HVAC and other)
FatCause: Electrocution by equipment contacting wire

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