by , on August 8, 2011

A  48-year-old Tennessee contractor was killed when a transformer exploded at a utility substation.  She was working on the transformer when she was killed in the blast. Two additional employees were hospitalized with second and third degree burns. OSHA is investigating the incident.

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Hugh Hoagland
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Hugh Hoagland is the foremost tester of clothing and PPE exposed to electrical arcs and is an arc flash expert. Read more about Hugh.

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