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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $175 $0 $0 $0 $0 $175
Current Penalty $175 $0 $0 $0 $0 $175
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19260403 I02 I 03/25/1988 03/28/1988 $175 $175 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 998211 Event: 03/08/1988Electric Shock And Burn - Direct Contact With Live Parts
AN ELECTRICIAN WAS PULLING FISH TAPE THROUGH AN ELECTRICAL CONDUIT. HE WAS PULLING FROM THE TOP OF A CABINET INSTALLED FOR THIS PURPOSE. AS THE EMPLOYEE WAS ATTACHING THE TAPE TO A ROPE, HE ACCIDENTALLY CONTACTED EXPOSED ENERGIZED CIRCUIT PARTS. AN ELECTRIC ARC RESULTED, BURNING THE EMPLOYEE'S HANDS, WRISTS, ONE ELBOW, AND FACE. THE EMPLOYEE WAS HOSPITALIZED FOR THE SECOND AND THIRD DEGREE BURNS TO HIS WRISTS.
Keywords: burn, clothing, elec protect equip, electrical, electrical work, lockout, e c, electric shock, electrical cabinet
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 107778862 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Electricians

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