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Accident ID:18
Circumstances:2. A farmer was electrocuted when parts of his milking machine became live due to faulty wiring.
Date: June 2000
Time:
Occupation:Farmer
Gender:Male
Age Group:Adult 25-50
Indoors/Outdoors:Indoors
Site:Milking Parlour
Lighting:Unknown
Weather:Dry
Work Group:Alone
Supervision:Unsupervised
Safety Procedure:None
Voltage:LV (230 or 400 volts)
Location:Customer side
Equipment:Fixed
Defects:Part made live
Contact:Indirect
How could this accident have been prevented?RCD
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