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Accident: 200580199 - Employee Is Electrocuted By A 2,400 Volt Power Line

Accident: 200580199 -- Report ID: 0257250 -- Event Date: 10/03/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31374699210/04/20129511Con Waste Corp (Consolidated Waste Services Corp)
At approximately 8:00 a.m., on October 3, 2012, Employee #1 of Consolidated Waste Services Corporation was electrocuted. As Employee #1 went to the top of the truck to remove a cable that had gotten stuck in the truck (truck trademark International, plate HP12716, control number 11281) he slipped and grabbed a 2,400 volt power line. Employee #1 died at the site.
Keywords: electric cable, electrician, electrocuted, slip, truck
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 313746992 Fatality Electric Shock Occupation not reported

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