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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail



Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 4 4
Current Violations 4 4
Initial Penalty $1,875 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,875
Current Penalty $1,875 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,875
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 1550042801 E 12/15/1994 10/27/1994 $675 $675 $0 -
  2. 01002 Serious 1550052502 E 04 12/15/1994 10/27/1994 $675 $675 $0 -
  3. 01003 Serious 1550042801 G 01 12/15/1994 10/27/1994 $300 $300 $0 -
  4. 01004A Serious 1550011003 G 12/15/1994 10/27/1994 $225 $225 $0 -
  5. 01004B Serious 1550011004 12/15/1994 01/17/1995 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170250146 Event: 10/26/1994Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Boom
An employee was bolting a 5.2-meter-long culvert together under a 7200-volt overhead power line. A National crane (Series #800) with a 22.9-meter-long boom was positioning other pieces of the culvert in the same area. As the crane was swinging a plate into position, the crane operator raised the boom, causing the load line to contact the power line at a point 12.2 meters above the ground directly over the other worker. The employee working on the culvert saw the plate come toward him and used his left hand to stop the load from swinging. He received an electric shock, sustained burns on both hands, and was knocked down. He was hospitalized for his injuries.
Keywords: burn, overhead power line, electrical, boom, crane boom, e c, electric shock, crane
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 115475162 Hospitalized injury Electric Shock Occupation not reported

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