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Accident ID:30
Circumstances:A man was electrocuted when the body of a tipper truck made contact contacted a 10kV overhead line. The victim was assisting at the back of the truck
Date:12 April 1995
Time:
Occupation:Tradesman
Gender:Male
Age Group:Adult < 25
Indoors/Outdoors:Outdoors
Site:Countryside
Lighting:Daylight
Weather:Unknown
Work Group:More than two
Supervision:Unsupervised
Safety Procedure:None
Voltage:10kV
Location:Supply side
Equipment:Overhead line
Defects:Unknown
Contact:Indirect
How could this accident have been prevented?Safe system of work
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