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Accident: 201773553 - Electric Shock - Contact With Energized Parts

Accident: 201773553 -- Report ID: 0213900 -- Event Date: 07/12/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31467263507/12/20101731Calvi Electric Company
An electrician was working in a 480-volt electrical cabinet to energized circuits. The accident was initially reported as an electrocution. However, the 55-year-old employee apparently had a history of heart problems and might have died of natural causes.
Keywords: heart, elec protect equip, e gi iv, electrical, electrician, electrocuted, electrical work, lockout, elec circ part--misc, electrical cabinet
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Alteration or rehabilitation $250,000 to $500,000 1 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 314672635 Fatality Electric Shock Electricians FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Installing equipment (HVAC and other)
FatCause: Electrocution by touching exposed wire/source

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