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Inspection: 102766318 - Piper Electrical Co. Boutwell, Owens & Co.

Inspection Information - Office: Springfield

Nr: 102766318Report ID: 0112600Open Date: 03/08/1994

Piper Electrical Co. Boutwell, Owens & Co.
545 Westminster St.
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1731/Electrical Work
Mailing: P.O. Box 1246, Leominster, MA 01453

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/15/1994
Planning Guide: Safety-Construction Close Case:03/15/1994

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 936930Event: 03/07/1994Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Energized Parts
A licensed electrician had connected some 240-volt terminals for a fan housing. As he was placing this housing on a light source on a step and repeat machine, the housing apparently started to slip. In trying to catch the housing, he caught the conductor and terminal connector. The connector broke, exposing energized parts. The electrician contacted the live parts and was electrocuted.
Keywords: e gi iv, electrical, slip, electrician, electrocuted, electrical work, lockout, elec circ part--misc
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 102766318 Fatality Electric Shock Electricians

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