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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 604686 - Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Energized Conductor

Accident: 604686 -- Report ID: 0418600 -- Event Date: 06/03/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10610971306/04/19913993Modern Sign Co. Of Gulf Coast, Inc.
An employee was on a Wilkie metal aerial ladder, installing a 120-volt fluorescent lighting fixture and an electric sign for a shopping center. He had not deenergized the existing circuit before working on it. He grabbed an energized conductor with his left hand and was electrocuted when his right knee touched the metal frame of the sign.
Keywords: e gi iv, electrical, electrocuted, electrical work, lockout, advertising sign, aerial lift
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 106109713 Fatality Electric Shock Misc. electrical & electronic equipment repairers

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