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Accident: 92606.015 - Employee Is Electrocuted While Pulling Electrical Line

Accident: 92606.015 -- Report ID: 0627700 -- Event Date: 01/22/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1205963.01501/23/2017Echo Powerline Llc
At abour 5:15 p.m. on January 22, 2017, an employee was assisting in pulling an electrical line to be raised and hung on a power pole. While workers were pulling the electrical line, the line came loose from a snag and flung up into an overhead transmission line that was energized. The employee was electrocuted.
Keywords: electrocuted, power lines, overhead power line
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1205963.015 30 M Fatality Electric Shock

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