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Accident: 200375251 - Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Energized Parts

Accident: 200375251 -- Report ID: 0454510 -- Event Date: 10/11/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31469637810/11/20107999North American Midway Entertainment
An electrician was inspecting the electrical wiring within the rotating tower section of an amusement ride. The electrician had not deenergized the electric equipment before accessing the wiring. As he was working, he contacted energized circuit parts and was electrocuted.
Keywords: amuse park/carnival, e gi iv, electrical, electrician, electrocuted, electrical work, lockout, elec circ part--misc, amusement ride
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314696378 Fatality Electric Shock Supervisors; electricians & power transm. install.

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