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A deadly combination.
Concr Int Des Constr 1989 Feb; 11(2):54-56
Discusses accidental deaths of workers who are electrocuted when equipment booms strike overhead power lines. Case histories are presented and OSHA regulations are outlined.
Construction-workers; Construction-equipment; Equipment-design; Electric-power-transmission-lines; Injuries; Artificial-resuscitation; Truck-drivers; Electrical-hazards; Author Keywords: accident prevention; construction equipment; cranes (hoists); electrical shock; power lines; safety; Construction
Issue of Publication
Concrete International: Design & Construction
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division