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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 105918338 - American Electric Co Ltd

Inspection Information - Office: Hawaii

Nr: 105918338Report ID: 0951510Open Date: 02/10/1987

American Electric Co Ltd
2169 Kalia Rd
Honolulu, HI 96815
Union Status: Union
SIC: 1731/Electrical Work
Mailing: 2308 Pahounui Dr, Honolulu, HI 96819

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:02/25/1987
Planning Guide: Safety-Construction Close Case:04/03/1987

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident360738694    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $150 $0 $0 $0 $0 $150
Current Penalty $150 $0 $0 $0 $0 $150
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 1100002 A03 03/23/1987 02/10/1987 $150 $150 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14549489Event: 02/06/1987Burn - Electrical Fire
TWO ELECTRICIAN FOREMEN WERE USING A METAL TAPE MEASURE TO TAKE MEASUREMENTS OF A 480-VOLT CIRCUIT BREAKER IN A TRANSFORMER ROOM. IT IS BELIEVED THAT THE TAPE CONTACTED ENERGIZED PARTS, CAUSING AN ELECTRIC ARC AND SUBSEQUENT FIRE IN THE TRANSFORMER ROOM. BOTH EMPLOYEES SUSTAINED SECOND DEGREE BURNS FROM THE FIRE.
Keywords: burn, clothing, electric arc, e gi iii, electrical, measuring device, fire, circuit breaker
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 105918338 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Supervisors; electricians & power transm. install.
2 105918338 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Supervisors; electricians & power transm. install.

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