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Accident: 734285 - Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Load Line

Accident: 734285 -- Report ID: 0454510 -- Event Date: 05/30/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
321611606/10/19861622Structures Inc.
TWO EMPLOYEES WERE ASSEMBLING CONCRETE FORMS AT THE EDGE OF A ROADWAY. A CRANE OPERATOR WAS MOVING A CRANE (AMERICAN 50 TON, MODEL NUMBER 5299) DOWN THE ROAD AND WAS STOPPED BY THE TWO EMPLOYEES. HE WAS TOLD TO PICK UP A WORK PLATFORM. THE CRANE OPERATOR ROTATED THE BOOM PAST THE PLATFORM, AND THE BOOM CONTACTED A 115-KILOVOLT OVERHEAD POWER LINE. THE TWO EMPLOYEES RECEIVED ELECTRIC SHOCKS AND BURNS.
Keywords: burn, overhead power line, electrical, crane boom, e c, electric shock, crane
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 3216116 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Carpenters
2 3216116 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Carpenters

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