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Accident: 202648101 - Employee Is Injured From Electric Shock

Accident: 202648101 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 12/10/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31351516512/21/20113085California Custom Bottles Inc
At approximately 8:35 a.m. on December 10, 2011, Employee #1, an employee of California Custom Bottles Inc., was using a handheld power drill to switch out an electrical breaker on an energized electrical system. Employee #1 should have deenergized the electrical system before beginning the work. Employee #1 was drilling through the mounting bracket on the bus to enlarge the holes. Employee #1 made contact with the energized 480 volt bus and sustained third degree burns to his left hand and second degree burns to his face. Employee #1 was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center and was hospitalized.
Keywords: burn, electrical, electrical work, circuit breaker, electric shock, hand tool, electric drill, face, hand
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 313515165 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Laborers, except construction

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