Shock & Electrocution http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6642/more en Frick Service, Inc. Exposes Workers to Electrical Hazards http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/frick-service-inc-exposes-workers-electrical-hazards <div class="node-body article-body">On Aug. 28, 2014, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Indianapolis Area Office initiated an inspection after receiving a formal complaint alleging unsafe working conditions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/frick-service-inc-exposes-workers-electrical-hazards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/frick-service-inc-exposes-workers-electrical-hazards#comments Shock & Electrocution News Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:15:00 +0000 111371 at http://ecmweb.com Untrained Worker Suffers Fatal Electrocution at H.M. Richards, Inc. http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/untrained-worker-suffers-fatal-electrocution-hm-richards-inc <div class="node-body article-body">Raymond Marvin Reece was a husband and father who enjoyed pleasures like family boating trips, camping and stock-car racing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/untrained-worker-suffers-fatal-electrocution-hm-richards-inc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/untrained-worker-suffers-fatal-electrocution-hm-richards-inc#comments Electrical Testing Shock & Electrocution News Fri, 13 Mar 2015 17:52:00 +0000 110681 at http://ecmweb.com School District in Michigan Repairs Stadium After Electrocution http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/school-district-michigan-repairs-stadium-after-electrocution <div class="node-body article-body">Lincoln, Michigan, Consolidated Schools is repairing a high school football stadium where a 13-year-old was electrocuted last fall.</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/school-district-michigan-repairs-stadium-after-electrocution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/school-district-michigan-repairs-stadium-after-electrocution#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Tue, 10 Mar 2015 14:02:00 +0000 110361 at http://ecmweb.com Electrical Hazards Found After Worker Electrocuted at Distribution Warehouse in Dayton, N.J. http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrical-hazards-found-after-worker-electrocuted-distribution-warehouse-dayton <div class="node-body article-body">The Occupational Safety and Health Administration initiated an investigation on Sept. 11, 2014, in response to a referral from the South Brunswick Fire Marshal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrical-hazards-found-after-worker-electrocuted-distribution-warehouse-dayton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrical-hazards-found-after-worker-electrocuted-distribution-warehouse-dayton#comments Accidents & Investigations Electrical Testing Shock & Electrocution Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:14:00 +0000 109871 at http://ecmweb.com monkeybusinessimages/iStock/Thinkstock MSHA Issues Electrical Safety Alert http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/msha-issues-electrical-safety-alert <div class="node-body article-body">The Mine Safety and Health Administration has issued an electrical safety alert after miners' shock incidents.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/msha-issues-electrical-safety-alert" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/msha-issues-electrical-safety-alert#comments Shock & Electrocution News Thu, 19 Feb 2015 22:03:00 +0000 108961 at http://ecmweb.com Corn Flour Mill Cited for Exposing Workers to Explosion, Electric Shock Hazards http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/corn-flour-mill-cited-exposing-workers-explosion-electric-shock-hazards <div class="node-body article-body">Minsa Corp. in Muleshoe, Texas, cited for 33 serious violations and $151,200 in fines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/corn-flour-mill-cited-exposing-workers-explosion-electric-shock-hazards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/corn-flour-mill-cited-exposing-workers-explosion-electric-shock-hazards#comments Shock & Electrocution News Tue, 03 Feb 2015 16:56:00 +0000 107751 at http://ecmweb.com Electrician’s Assistant Sues Over Electric Shock in New Orleans http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrician-s-assistant-sues-over-electric-shock-new-orleans <div class="node-body article-body">An electrician’s assistant is suing her employer and the main subcontractor over being shocked at the New Orleans Riverwalk.</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/electrician-s-assistant-sues-over-electric-shock-new-orleans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/electrician-s-assistant-sues-over-electric-shock-new-orleans#comments Accidents & Investigations Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:36:00 +0000 107641 at http://ecmweb.com Supreme Court Rejects Appeals by Government Contractors http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/supreme-court-rejects-appeals-government-contractors <div class="node-body article-body">A lawsuit filed by the family of a U.S. Staff Sergeant has been allowed to go forward by the U.S. Supreme Court.</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/supreme-court-rejects-appeals-government-contractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/supreme-court-rejects-appeals-government-contractors#comments Shock & Electrocution Around the Circuit Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:16:00 +0000 106971 at http://ecmweb.com fstockfoto/iStock/Thinkstock Exposing Workers to Electrical Shock Yields Fines of $66,400 for Texas Manufacturer http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/exposing-workers-electrical-shock-yields-fines-66400-texas-manufacturer <div class="node-body article-body">Twice in 18 months, C & H Die Casting, Inc. has exposed workers to safety hazards, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration found.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/exposing-workers-electrical-shock-yields-fines-66400-texas-manufacturer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/exposing-workers-electrical-shock-yields-fines-66400-texas-manufacturer#comments Accidents & Investigations Shock & Electrocution News Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:48:00 +0000 106161 at http://ecmweb.com Schneider Electric Recalls Circuit Breakers Due to Fire, Burn, Shock Hazards http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/schneider-electric-recalls-circuit-breakers-due-fire-burn-shock-hazards <div class="node-body article-body">Schneider Electric is recalling about 62,500 PowerPact J-frame molded case circuit breakers with thermal-magnetic trip units.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/schneider-electric-recalls-circuit-breakers-due-fire-burn-shock-hazards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/shock-electrocution/schneider-electric-recalls-circuit-breakers-due-fire-burn-shock-hazards#comments Shock & Electrocution News Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:39:00 +0000 58281 at http://ecmweb.com