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Accident ID:29
Circumstances:A man was electrocuted when a crane made contact with a 10kV overhead line while in the process of shifting a welding machine. The welder was suspended in the air and the victim, standing on the ground moved the welder by hand to position it
Date: 2002
Time:
Occupation:Tradesman
Gender:Male
Age Group:Adult 25-50
Indoors/Outdoors:Outdoors
Site:Industrial
Lighting:Daylight
Weather:Unknown
Work Group:Two Person
Supervision:Unsupervised
Safety Procedure:Defined work procedures
Voltage:10kV
Location:Supply side
Equipment:Overhead line
Defects:Unknown
Contact:Indirect
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