by , on February 8, 2012
OSHA is investigating the Dec. 9th  death of an employee in an electrical accident at a Wisconsin meatpacking plant.  The victim was transported to the hospital and pronounced dead.  Details were not released and the OSHA investigation is pending. Click here to read more about the Wisconsin electrical fatality    
by , on February 8, 2012
Federal OSHA has cited Ringo Drilling LLP following the June electrocution of an employee who was working on the drilling rig.  One citation was for failing to provide training on the hazards of electrical equipment.  Proposed penalties total $130,200. Click here to read more about OSHA fine of Ringo Drilling.
by , on February 8, 2012
January, 2012 : A 22 year old electrician was critically injured while working on an electrical socket at a New Zealand Cafe.  An employee heard him cry out and immediately switched off the main.  The electrician was in critical condition when he arrived at the hospital but has been updated to serious but stable condition....
by , on February 8, 2012
January, 2012: A UK investment firm has been fined after employees were injured in an electrical accident.  The two employees cut through a 1kV electrical cable while trying to locate a water leak. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) found that the firm had not assessed the risks and failed to provide a safe work...
by , on January 30, 2012
One worker died and six others were hurt after a metallic bar they were holding came into contact with a  high-voltage transmission wire on Dec. 7th.  One worker was pronounced dead at the hospital and the others remain hospitalized. Click here to read about electrical accident in Phillipines              
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