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Accident: 200212835 - Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Energized Conductor

Accident: 200212835 -- Report ID: 0626000 -- Event Date: 09/17/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31475294009/27/20101731Salmon Electric Inc
An electrician was working from a scissor lift, installing electrical conduit. The electrician contacted an energized overhead crane runway conductor and received an electric shock. A coworker on the scissor lift pulled the injured employee from the conductors, but the rescue efforts were to no avail. The electrician died of electrocution
Keywords: e gi iv, electrical, electrician, electrocuted, electrical work, runway conductor, lockout, aerial lift
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Alteration or rehabilitation Under $50,000 1 40 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 314752940 Fatality Electric Shock Electricians FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Interior plumbing, ducting, electrical work
FatCause: Electrocution by touching exposed wire/source

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