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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 691725 - Electric Shock - Contact With Attachment Plug

Accident: 691725 -- Report ID: 0854910 -- Event Date: 11/05/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10210768711/06/19862099Wilson Products Co
A WELDER AND HIS PARTNER WERE PLUGGING A 240-VOLT PORTABLE ELECTRIC WELDER INTO AN EXTENSION CORD SET. THE ATTACHMENT PLUG ON THE CORD SET WAS CONNECTED TO A PENDANT CORD CONNECTOR. AS THE WELDER CONNECTED THE OTHER END, HE SOMEHOW CONTACTED LIVE PARTS AND FROZE TO THE CORD. HIS PARTNER JERKED THE CORD FREE OF HIS HANDS, RELEASING HIM FROM THE CIRCUIT. THE WELDER RECEIVED ONLY AN ELECTRIC SHOCK AND WAS NOT HOSPITALIZED.
Keywords: e gi iii, electrical, cord set, attachment plug, cord connector, electric shock
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 102107687 Non Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Welders and cutters

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