Shock & Electrocution http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6642/more en Broken Neutral Conductor Leads to Lifeguard's Shock Drowning http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/broken-neutral-conductor-leads-lifeguards-shock-drowning <div class="node-body article-body">The failure of a pool pump motor and a broken neutral conductor resulted in the death of a teen lifeguard.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/broken-neutral-conductor-leads-lifeguards-shock-drowning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/broken-neutral-conductor-leads-lifeguards-shock-drowning#comments Shock & Electrocution Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:03:00 +0000 140021 at http://ecmweb.com Construction Worker Shocked on the Job in Washington http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/construction-worker-shocked-job-washington <div class="node-body article-body">The Washington Department of Labor and Industries has opened an investigation after a worker received an electric shock.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/construction-worker-shocked-job-washington" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/construction-worker-shocked-job-washington#comments Shock & Electrocution Tue, 13 Sep 2016 14:42:00 +0000 139961 at http://ecmweb.com Teen Lifeguard Drowns in Electrified Pool Water http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/teen-lifeguard-drowns-electrified-pool-water <div class="node-body article-body">A teen girl found dead in a North Raleigh pool last week drowned after entering the electrified water.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/teen-lifeguard-drowns-electrified-pool-water" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/teen-lifeguard-drowns-electrified-pool-water#comments Shock & Electrocution Fri, 09 Sep 2016 14:01:00 +0000 139841 at http://ecmweb.com Worker Found Dead in Control Building http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/worker-found-dead-control-building <div class="node-body article-body">A 45-year-old Midland man died last week from an apparent electrocution on an oilfield lease near Goldsmith, Tx.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/worker-found-dead-control-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/worker-found-dead-control-building#comments Shock & Electrocution Wed, 07 Sep 2016 19:17:00 +0000 139711 at http://ecmweb.com Plumber Electrocuted While Installing Dishwasher http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/plumber-electrocuted-while-installing-dishwasher <div class="node-body article-body">A Rochester, N.H., plumber died of an accidental electrocution while working in a condominium building earlier this month.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/plumber-electrocuted-while-installing-dishwasher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/plumber-electrocuted-while-installing-dishwasher#comments Shock & Electrocution Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:40:00 +0000 139471 at http://ecmweb.com Estately Shock, Explosion in Two Incidents at Metals Plant in Alabama http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/shock-explosion-two-incidents-metals-plant-alabama <div class="node-body article-body">Two separate incidents have resulted in five people being injured at a metals company in Alabama.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/shock-explosion-two-incidents-metals-plant-alabama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/shock-explosion-two-incidents-metals-plant-alabama#comments Shock & Electrocution Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:36:00 +0000 139401 at http://ecmweb.com Portable Generators Recalled Due to Shock Hazard http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/portable-generators-recalled-due-shock-hazard <div class="node-body article-body">Kohler has voluntarily recalled 7,000 of its portable generators that have a wiring error that can result in an electrical shock</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/portable-generators-recalled-due-shock-hazard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/portable-generators-recalled-due-shock-hazard#comments Shock & Electrocution Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:01:00 +0000 139211 at http://ecmweb.com UPDATE: Four Kids Shocked on Amusement Park Ride http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/update-four-kids-shocked-amusement-park-ride <div class="node-body article-body">Four children were taken to the hospital after an electrical shock while they were riding on an amusement ride</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/update-four-kids-shocked-amusement-park-ride" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/update-four-kids-shocked-amusement-park-ride#comments Shock & Electrocution Wed, 17 Aug 2016 22:01:00 +0000 139131 at http://ecmweb.com CelsoDiniz/iStock/Thinkstock Diver Sues Government Over Shock in Shipyard http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/diver-sues-government-over-shock-shipyard <div class="node-body article-body">A Portsmouth man is seeking $500,000 in damages from the U.S. government after he says he suffered an electric shock</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/diver-sues-government-over-shock-shipyard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/diver-sues-government-over-shock-shipyard#comments Shock & Electrocution Fri, 12 Aug 2016 19:59:00 +0000 138831 at http://ecmweb.com Man Drowns After Shock While Working on Boathouse http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/man-drowns-after-shock-while-working-boathouse <div class="node-body article-body">A 24-year-old man working on an addition to a boathouse in Pennsylvania drowned after receiving an electrical shock.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/man-drowns-after-shock-while-working-boathouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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