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Inspection: 18064915 - Morin Plumbing And Heating Co.

Inspection Information - Office: Augusta

Nr: 18064915Report ID: 0111100Open Date: 04/12/1988

Morin Plumbing And Heating Co.
Box 19, Corriveau Road
St. Agatha, ME 04772
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1711/Plumbing, Heating and Air-Conditioning
Mailing: Madawaska Road, Upper Frenchville, ME 04772

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:04/12/1988
Close Case:04/18/1988

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident360519326    

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14478390Event: 04/08/1988Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Metal Pipe
AN EMPLOYER AND HIS EMPLOYEE WERE REMOVING A 50-FOOT LENGTH OF GALVANIZED PIPE FROM A WELL. THEY WERE ABOUT 21 FEET HORIZONTALLY AND 31 FEET VERTICALLY FROM A 12.5-KILOVOLT OVERHEAD POWER LINE. AS THEY REMOVED THE PIPE, IT BROKE ABOUT HALF WAY UP AND, IN FALLING, CONTACTED THE OVERHEAD LINE. THE EMPLOYER AND HIS EMPLOYEE WERE ELECTROCUTED.
Keywords: overhead power line, electrical, electrocuted, e c, pipe, metal pipe
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 18064915 Fatality Electric Shock Occupation not reported
2 18064915 Fatality Electric Shock Occupation not reported

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