Shock & Electrocution http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6642/more en Electrician Found Dead at Work http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrician-found-dead-work <div class="node-body article-body">An electrician was found unresponsive and later pronounced dead at work in Greenville, S.C. this week.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrician-found-dead-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrician-found-dead-work#comments Shock & Electrocution Fri, 22 Jul 2016 13:55:00 +0000 138221 at http://ecmweb.com Google Worker Electrocuted at High School in Arizona http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/worker-electrocuted-high-school-arizona <div class="node-body article-body">An electrical contractor was performing maintenance at Lake Havasu High School in Arizona when he was electrocuted.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/worker-electrocuted-high-school-arizona" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/worker-electrocuted-high-school-arizona#comments Shock & Electrocution Thu, 21 Jul 2016 21:55:00 +0000 138201 at http://ecmweb.com NFPA and ESFI Share Boating, Marina Electrical Safety Resources http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/nfpa-and-esfi-share-boating-marina-electrical-safety-resources <div class="node-body article-body">With summer in full swing, the National Fire Protection Association and Electrical Safety Foundation International are joining forces</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/nfpa-and-esfi-share-boating-marina-electrical-safety-resources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/nfpa-and-esfi-share-boating-marina-electrical-safety-resources#comments Shock & Electrocution Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:50:00 +0000 138051 at http://ecmweb.com Utilities Warn Pokemon Go Gamers to Steer Clear of Electrical Equipment http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/utilities-warn-pokemon-go-gamers-steer-clear-electrical-equipment <div class="node-body article-body">Several utilities across the nation have issued warnings to Pokemon Go players to stay away from substations and electrical lines. </div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/utilities-warn-pokemon-go-gamers-steer-clear-electrical-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/utilities-warn-pokemon-go-gamers-steer-clear-electrical-equipment#comments Shock & Electrocution Mon, 18 Jul 2016 01:04:00 +0000 137821 at http://ecmweb.com Contractor Electrocuted at Westchester Airport http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/contractor-electrocuted-westchester-airport <div class="node-body article-body">An electrical contractor working at the Westchester County Airport in New York was electrocuted at the end of last month.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/contractor-electrocuted-westchester-airport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/contractor-electrocuted-westchester-airport#comments Shock & Electrocution Thu, 14 Jul 2016 18:14:00 +0000 137761 at http://ecmweb.com Electrician Burned Restoring Power to Pump Station http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrician-burned-restoring-power-pump-station <div class="node-body article-body">A Raleigh County, W. Va., electrician is recovering in a Virginia hospital after he was subjected to an arc blast while working to restore power to a pump station.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrician-burned-restoring-power-pump-station" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrician-burned-restoring-power-pump-station#comments Shock & Electrocution Mon, 11 Jul 2016 20:54:00 +0000 137651 at http://ecmweb.com imantsu/iStock/Thinkstock Wife Sues After Siemens Employee Electrocuted http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/wife-sues-after-siemens-employee-electrocuted <div class="node-body article-body">A Siemens employee performing routine electrical maintenance work at AK Steel Ashland Works in Kentucky was electrocuted last week.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/wife-sues-after-siemens-employee-electrocuted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/wife-sues-after-siemens-employee-electrocuted#comments Shock & Electrocution Thu, 30 Jun 2016 17:20:00 +0000 137381 at http://ecmweb.com 3M Recalls Hard Hats Due to Shock Hazard http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/3m-recalls-hard-hats-due-shock-hazard <div class="node-body article-body">3M is recalling vented hard hats sold under the 3M, 3M Tekk Protection and AOSafety brands because they do not provide protection from shock.</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/3m-recalls-hard-hats-due-shock-hazard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/3m-recalls-hard-hats-due-shock-hazard#comments Shock & Electrocution Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:09:00 +0000 137371 at http://ecmweb.com Canadian Worker Electrocuted on Solar Farm Project http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/canadian-worker-electrocuted-solar-farm-project <div class="node-body article-body">An Ontario-based power generation company has been found guilty of violating the province's health and safety regulation in the fatal electrocution of an employee</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/canadian-worker-electrocuted-solar-farm-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/canadian-worker-electrocuted-solar-farm-project#comments Shock & Electrocution Thu, 16 Jun 2016 19:08:00 +0000 136811 at http://ecmweb.com Southwire Recalls Voltage Detectors Due to Shock and Burn Hazards http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/southwire-recalls-voltage-detectors-due-shock-and-burn-hazards <div class="node-body article-body">Southwire is recalling voltage detectors due to a shock and burn hazard</div> <p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/southwire-recalls-voltage-detectors-due-shock-and-burn-hazards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/southwire-recalls-voltage-detectors-due-shock-and-burn-hazards#comments Shock & Electrocution Thu, 09 Jun 2016 15:09:00 +0000 136541 at http://ecmweb.com