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Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 23200004 A 12/16/1991 01/11/1992 $0 $0 $0 -
  2. 01002 Other 342 A 12/16/1991 01/11/1992 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170174585 Event: 07/11/1991Burn - Electrical Fault In Circuit Breaker
TWO EMPLOYEES WERE TROUBLESHOOTING A GENERAL ELECTRIC BUS TIE (MODEL NO. AKRT-7D-50H). THEY WERE RACKING THE BUS TIE BREAKER IN AND OUT OF A LARGE TRANSFORMER UNIT TO DETERMINE WHY IT WOULD NOT CLOSE. AFTER TWO TRIES, THE BREAKER WOULD STILL NOT CLOSE. ON THE THIRD TRY, AN ELECTRICAL FAULT OCCURRED. THE EMPLOYEES WERE BURNED BY THE ENSUING ELECTRIC ARC. THEY WERE HOSPITALIZED FOR THEIR INJURIES.
Keywords: burn, clothing, electric arc, e gi iii, electrical, electrician, electrical work, circuit breaker, electrical fault
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 111986014 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Electricians
2 111986014 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Electricians

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