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Accident: 660407 - Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Energized Parts

Accident: 660407 -- Report ID: 0111400 -- Event Date: 12/22/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10744279012/27/19901731Stockton Electric Company, Incorporated
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10744281612/23/19901731New Boston Garden Corporation
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10744280812/23/19901731F.H. Newton Electical Co. Inc.
TWO ELECTRICIANS HAD JUST STARTED WORKING INSIDE A PIECE OF HIGH VOLTAGE EQUIPMENT. THE ELECTRICIANS HAD NOT DEENERGIZED THE 4160-VOLT EQUIPMENT (2300 VOLTS TO GROUND) BEFORE ENTRY. ONE OF THE ELECTRICIANS CONTACTED AN ENERGIZED PART AND WAS ELECTROCUTED. THE SECOND ELECTRICIAN RECEIVED AN ELECTRIC SHOCK WHEN HE CONTACTED AN ENERGIZED PART. A FAULT ENSUED, AND THE SECOND ELECTRICIAN WAS ALSO SEVERELY BURNED. HE WAS HOSPITALIZED FOR HIS INJURIES.
Keywords: burn, clothing, e gi iv, electrical, electrician, electrocuted, electrical work, lockout, elec circ part--misc, electrical fault
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 107442790 Occupation Not Listed
2 107442816 Occupation Not Listed
3 107442808 Fatality Electric Shock Electricians
4 107442808 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Electricians

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