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Accident ID:43
Circumstances:A man was electrocuted when working at an unlicensed radio transmitter hut.
Date:1 October 1998
Time:
Occupation:unknown
Gender:Male
Age Group:Adult 25-50
Indoors/Outdoors:Indoors
Site:Household
Lighting:Unknown
Weather:Unknown
Work Group:Alone
Supervision:Unsupervised
Safety Procedure:None
Voltage:LV (230 or 400 volts)
Location:Customer side
Equipment:unknown
Defects:Unknown
Contact:Indirect
How could this accident have been prevented?Correct wiring
Comment:The hut was supplied via a customer installation.

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