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Accident: 964072 - Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Energized Parts

Accident: 964072 -- Report ID: 0352420 -- Event Date: 12/27/1989
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10443434501/04/19907549Sylvania Lighting Services (Gte)
An electrician was replacing the ballast in an overhead fluorescent lighting fixture. The fixture remained energized while the employee was working. He contacted energized parts and received an electric shock. He also sustained a concussion. (The cause of the concussion was not described in the original form.) He was hospitalized for his injures.
Keywords: ballast--lighting, e gi iv, electrical, electrician, lighting fixture, electrical work, lockout, elec circ part--misc, electric shock, concussion
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 104434345 Hospitalized injury Concussion Electricians

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