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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 301319679 - Ken'S Sign Repair

Inspection Information - Office: Marlton

Nr: 301319679Report ID: 0213900Open Date: 03/24/1998

Ken'S Sign Repair
32sd St. & Long Beach Blvd.
Beach Haven Gardens, NJ 08008
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1799/Special Trade Contractors, Not Elsewhere Classified
Mailing: 1335 Kearsley Rd., Erial, NJ 08081

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/30/1998
Close Case:07/21/1998

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201770336Event: 03/24/1998Electric Shock - Contact With Overhead Line
Two employees with a sign repair firm were erecting the first of two poles that were to support a gasoline service station sign. The pole contacted a 7200-volt power line. One employee was electrocuted while guiding the base of the post onto the base bolts. The other employee was electrocuted when his shoulder contacted one of the truck's outriggers while assisting the other employee.
Keywords: overhead power line, electrical, crane outrigger, electric sign, electrocuted, e gi ib
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 301319679 Fatality Electric Shock Occupation not reported
2 301319679 Fatality Electric Shock Occupation not reported

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