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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200675817 - Electric Shock - Ground Fault In Cord Set

Accident: 200675817 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 03/21/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30943057703/22/20068713Triangle Surveying And Mapping Inc
An employee was repairing a seawall damaged a few earlier by a hurricane. He was working from a wet pier and was not wearing personal protective equipment. When he attached one extension cord set to another that was connected to a receptacle outlet, he was electrocuted.
Keywords: electrical, cord set, e gi vii, electrocuted, ground fault, wet operation, equipment grounding, water
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 309430577 Fatality Electric Shock Construction laborers

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