Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 98835.015 - Employee Touches Energized Wire And Is Shocked

Accident: 98835.015 -- Report ID: 0950611 -- Event Date: 07/18/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1249821.01507/24/2017Sprig Electric Company
At 7:45 a.m. on July 18, 2017, Employee #1, employed by an electrical services c ompany, was working in a building's corridor. He was changing the direction of an exit sign. As he attached the exit sign to the ceiling, Employee #1 touched an energized wire. He received an electric shock. Emergency services were call ed, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treate d for the electric shock.
Keywords: construction, electric shock, electric sign, electrical work, electrician, electrocuted, material handling, repair
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1249821.015 53 M Hospitalized injury Electricians FallDist:
Cause: Installing equipment (HVAC and other)

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.