Shock & Electrocution http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6642/more en New Suit Filed in 2013 Electrocution of 11-Year-Old Girl in North Carolina http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/new-suit-filed-2013-electrocution-11-year-old-girl-north-carolina <div class="node-body article-body">Attorneys representing the city of Lexington, North Carolina, filed suite against a swim club and two other parties in the electrocution of an 11-year-old girl.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/new-suit-filed-2013-electrocution-11-year-old-girl-north-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/new-suit-filed-2013-electrocution-11-year-old-girl-north-carolina#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:57:00 +0000 56781 at http://ecmweb.com AGE Industries in Arkansas Cited for Exposing Workers to Shock Hazards http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/age-industries-arkansas-cited-exposing-workers-shock-hazards <div class="node-body article-body">For exposing workers to struck-by, amputation and electric shock hazards, custom design and packaging manufacturer AGE Industries Ltd. is being cited for 14 safety violations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/age-industries-arkansas-cited-exposing-workers-shock-hazards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/age-industries-arkansas-cited-exposing-workers-shock-hazards#comments Shock & Electrocution News Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:00:00 +0000 56621 at http://ecmweb.com Plant Worker Electrocuted in Missouri http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/plant-worker-electrocuted-missouri <div class="node-body article-body">A Ferro Magnetic Corp. employee was electrocuted last week at the Bridgeton, Mo., plant.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/plant-worker-electrocuted-missouri" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/plant-worker-electrocuted-missouri#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:22:00 +0000 56111 at http://ecmweb.com Contractors Shocked Near Mine in West Virginia http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/contractors-shocked-near-mine-west-virginia <div class="node-body article-body">Two electrical contractors were shocked while replacing stolen copper wire near a mine in West Virginia.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/contractors-shocked-near-mine-west-virginia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/contractors-shocked-near-mine-west-virginia#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Tue, 04 Nov 2014 21:14:00 +0000 55401 at http://ecmweb.com Man Electrocuted While Relamping Parking Lot Fixture http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/man-electrocuted-while-relamping-parking-lot-fixture <div class="node-body article-body">A worker was electrocuted last weekend in Tolleson, Arizona, while relamping a parking lot fixture. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/man-electrocuted-while-relamping-parking-lot-fixture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/man-electrocuted-while-relamping-parking-lot-fixture#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:30:00 +0000 55241 at http://ecmweb.com themacx/iStock/Thinkstock Welder Electrocuted at Recycling Center in Ohio http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/welder-electrocuted-recycling-center-ohio <div class="node-body article-body">A welder was electrocuted at a recycling center last week in Ohio.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/welder-electrocuted-recycling-center-ohio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/welder-electrocuted-recycling-center-ohio#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:58:00 +0000 54861 at http://ecmweb.com Cohen Pool Shock Peril Resurfaces http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/pool-shock-peril-resurfaces <div class="node-body article-body">A stew of knotty issues is sparking fresh debate over whether swimming pools adequately protect users from the menace of electric shock. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/pool-shock-peril-resurfaces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/pool-shock-peril-resurfaces#comments Shock & Electrocution Contractor Design NEC Silver Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:57:00 +0000 54541 at http://ecmweb.com Electrical Contractor Killed in Electrical Accident at School http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrical-contractor-killed-electrical-accident-school <div class="node-body article-body">An electrical contractor was killed this week while working on lighting outside a school district building in Texas.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrical-contractor-killed-electrical-accident-school" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrical-contractor-killed-electrical-accident-school#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:35:00 +0000 54661 at http://ecmweb.com City Data Miami-Dade Commission Passes Pool Safety Law http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/miami-dade-commission-passes-pool-safety-law <div class="node-body article-body">The Miami-Dade Commission unanimously voted earlier this month to require low-voltage in all new residential pools. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/miami-dade-commission-passes-pool-safety-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/miami-dade-commission-passes-pool-safety-law#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:14:00 +0000 54651 at http://ecmweb.com Jan Hanus/iStock/Thinkstock Electrical Hazards Among 10 Serious Safety Violations Found at General Glass International http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrical-hazards-among-10-serious-safety-violations-found-general-glass-intern <div class="node-body article-body">General Glass International has been cited by the OSHA for 10 serious safety violations, including electrical and machine hazards found at the company's fabrication and design center at 101 Venture Way in Secaucus.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrical-hazards-among-10-serious-safety-violations-found-general-glass-intern" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrical-hazards-among-10-serious-safety-violations-found-general-glass-intern#comments Shock & Electrocution News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:46:00 +0000 53541 at http://ecmweb.com