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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 105475693 - Alert Cable Tv Of Sc Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: South Carolina Priv

Nr: 105475693Report ID: 0454510Open Date: 03/14/1988

Alert Cable Tv Of Sc Inc.
Hwy 701
Georgetown, SC 29442
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 4899/Communications Services, Not Elsewhere Classified
Mailing: P. O. Box 695, Georgetown, SC 29442

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:04/04/1988
Planning Guide: Safety-Construction Close Case:10/22/1989

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident360279921    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $420 $0 $0 $0 $0 $420
Current Penalty $140 $0 $0 $0 $0 $140
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001A Serious 19260950 C01 04/22/1988 04/27/1988 $140 $420 $0 05/16/1988 F - Formal Settlement
  2. 01001B Serious 19260021 B02 04/22/1988 05/03/1988 $0 $0 $0 05/16/1988 F - Formal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 675116Event: 03/10/1988Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Tv Cable
AN EMPLOYEE WAS INSTALLING A CABLE TELEVISION CABLE ON A JOINT-USE UTILITY POLE. THE EMPLOYEE WAS USING HAND TOOLS TO PERFORM THIS TASK AND WAS NOT USING ANY ELECTRICAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT. THE EMPLOYEE RECEIVED AN ELECTRIC SHOCK AND BURNS WHEN THE CABLE CONTACTED A 7200-VOLT OVERHEAD POWER LINE INSTALLED ON THE POLE.
Keywords: burn, elec protect equip, overhead power line, electrical, telecom work, cable tv work, communication cable, e tc, electric shock, utility pole
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 105475693 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Electronic repairers, communica. & indus. equip.

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