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Accident: 202079380 - Electric Shock & Fall - Contact With Energized Parts

Accident: 202079380 -- Report ID: 0453730 -- Event Date: 03/20/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31213110503/20/20081731Starr Electric Company, Inc. The Ind-Com Group
An employee was replacing light bulbs and using tie wire to secure lights above a damaged ceiling. The employee was standing on a fiberglass stepladder, approximately 1.5 meters above the floor. While he was wrapping a tie wire, the worker received an electric shock and fell. He was hospitalized with fractures to his right shoulder blade and left arm.
Keywords: lighting circuit, e gi iv, electrical, stepladder, electrician, lighting fixture, electrical work, lockout, electric shock, fall
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Alteration or rehabilitation $20,000,000 and over 3
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 312131105 Hospitalized injury Fracture Electrical and electronic technicians FallDist:
Cause: Interior plumbing, ducting, electrical work
FatCause: Electric shock, other and unknown cause

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