by , on March 23, 2012

While leaning against a boom truck, a Sac City, IA, man was electrocuted when the arm of the 50′ boom contacted an overhead power line.  His co-worker had been working in the bucket cutting tree branches.

Click here to read the article from 3/14/12.


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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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