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Accident: 200042042 - Two Employees In A Bucket Truck Made Electrical Contact

Accident: 200042042 -- Report ID: 0653510 -- Event Date: 08/03/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31652528608/06/20123993Clovis Sign Service, Inc.
On August 3, 2012, Employees #1 and #2 of Clovis Sign Service, Inc., were in a boom truck installing a billboard sign when a piece of metal conduit used to secure the billboard sign made contact with an energized power line. Both employees suffered electrical burns. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the hospital and Employee #2 was airlifted to a regional burn center for treatment. He was subsequently released after receiving treatment for his burns.
Keywords: burn, boom truck, electric sign, power line worker, electric cable
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316525286 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Technicians, n.e.c.
2 316525286 Fatality Electric Shock Technicians, n.e.c.

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