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Accident: 839571 - Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Boom

Accident: 839571 -- Report ID: 0521400 -- Event Date: 01/21/1994
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12210246001/25/19941623Lagrange Crane Service, Inc.
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12210242901/24/19941623Benchmark Const Co Inc/Abbott Contractors, Inc. Jv
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12210285802/23/19941623Commonwealth Edison
An employee was holding a polypropylene tag line attached to a sling supporting a concrete utility vault. A crane was being used to move the vault into position, and he was helping to guide it. The boom on the crane contacted an overhead power line, and the employee was electrocuted. (Two other employees on the scene received electric shocks, but they were not listed on injury lines on the original OSHA 170 form.)
Keywords: overhead power line, electrical, boom, crane boom, electrocuted, e ptd, elec utility work, crane
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 122102460 Occupation Not Listed
2 122102429 Fatality Electric Shock Occupation not reported
3 122102858 Occupation Not Listed

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