Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 59989.015 - Employee Is Electrocuted When Boom Contacts Power Line

Accident: 59989.015 -- Report ID: 0627510 -- Event Date: 04/01/2014
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
965987.01504/02/2014Arrow Water Well Inc.
At approximately 9:15 a.m. on April 1, 2014, Employee#1 was preparing to service water well located behind his truck. He was raising the boom in order to move sections of pipe in order to gain access to the pump. The boom came into contac t with electrical transmission lines located above sending electrical current th rough the vehicle. Employee #1 was electrocuted.
Keywords: boom, boom truck, electrical, electrocuted, hydraulic lift, motor vehicle, power lines
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 965987.015 46 M Fatality Water and sewage treatment plant operators

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close