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Accident ID:61
Circumstances:A man operating a conveyor belt attachment to a concrete delivery truck was electrocuted when the conveyor made contact with an overhead 10kV line.
Date: December 2005
Time:
Occupation:Tradesman
Gender:Male
Age Group:Adult 25-50
Indoors/Outdoors:Outdoors
Site:Construction
Lighting:Daylight
Weather:Sunny
Work Group:Alone
Supervision:Unsupervised
Safety Procedure:Competent Person onsite
Voltage:10kV
Location:Supply side
Equipment:Overhead line
Defects:Part made live
Contact:Indirect
How could this accident have been prevented?Safe system of work
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