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Accident: 93790.015 - Employee Adjusting Transformer Incurs Electric Shock

Accident: 93790.015 -- Report ID: 0627500 -- Event Date: 03/07/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1216360.01503/09/2017Tessco Energy Services Inc.
At 4:30 p.m. on March 7, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a provider of industrial energy services, was working on a transformer. He was adjusting the transforme r's voltage when he sustained an electrical shock. Emergency services were call ed, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treate d for an electrical shock that had entered at his shoulder and travelled out his back.
Keywords: back, burn, electric shock, electrical, electrical work, electrician, shock, shoulder, transformer
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1216360.015 30 M Hospitalized injury Electrical power installers and repairers

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