OSHA ACCIDENT REPORT: Employee Burned While Working On Electrical Distribution Panel
Accident: 104328.015 – Employee Is Working On An Electrical Distribution Panel And
At 2:00 p.m. on March 15, 2018, an employee was setting up to install breakers in a live 480V distribution panel at the switch gear area for an office build-out. The employee made contact with the bus bars when a screw driver fell inside the electrical panel and he suffered first, second, and third degree burns to his arm and face from an arc flash. The employee was hospitalized.
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