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Inspection: 2626117 - Wood & Sons

Inspection Information - Office: Hawaii

Nr: 2626117Report ID: 0951510Open Date: 03/20/1985

Wood & Sons
3307 Kaunaoa St
Honolulu, HI 96815
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 3273/Ready-Mixed Concrete
Mailing: 94 1032 Upai Pl, Waipahu, HI 96797

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/21/1985
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:03/21/1985

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident360580435    

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14549240Event: 03/19/1985Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line Thru Boom
A CONCRETE PUMPING TRUCK WAS PUMPING CONCRETE AT A JOBSITE. TWO EMPLOYEES WERE STANDING IN FRESH CONCRETE HOLDING THE PUMP DISCHARGE HOSE WHEN THE BOOM OF THE TRUCK CONTACTED AN OVERHEAD POWER LINE. THESE TWO EMPLOYEES BOTH RECEIVED ELECTRIC SHOCKS. ONE OF THEM WAS HOSPITALIZED; THE OTHER WAS TREATED AND RELEASED. A TRUCK DRIVER THAT WAS WALKING PAST THE CONCRETE TRUCK AT THE TIME OF THE ACCIDENT RECEIVED A CONCUSSION WHEN ONE OF THE TIRES ON THE CONCRETE TRUCK EXPLODED FROM THE FAULT CURRENT. THE TRUCK DRIVER WAS ALSO HOSPITALIZED FOR HIS INJURIES.
Keywords: overhead power line, electrical, concrete truck, e c, electric shock, concussion, boom
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 2626117 Hospitalized injury Concussion Truck drivers, heavy

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