A scaffold is energized by being in contact with a high voltage line, inexperienced persons try to save the victim who is being electrocuted by the action of a dry chemical extinguisher. When moving a scaffold, it is essential to carry out a risk assessment, in this case work was being carried out in the … Continue reading “Worker Electrocuted by Scaffold Touching Power Lines”
CCTV video from India shows an amateur electrician sticking his finger into a power box and getting a bit of a shocking surprise.
Video from somewhere in Africa shows a would be copper thief turning blacker than he was before by the explosion of the live electric transformer he had caused by trying to steal wires.
In the city of Caloocan, Philippines, a worker installing CCTV cameras on utility poles got electrocuted, but was unable to set himself free due to the security harness.
31 year old man, and 7 year old child were electrocuted when a transmission pylon tripped and the live wires fell on the ground. The incident happened on the island of Boracay, the Philippines.
Video of Tony who had been burned by electricity receiving medical treatment on the affected arm.
The video depicts a man falling from a transmission tower and landing on live wires below, where he gets electrocuted before landing on the ground. I don’t know if this was an accident, or suicide.
Google Translate: Video To have a better view during the speech of the suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff this young man climbed into an electricity pylon. Warnings of bystanders he hit the crossbar. The man was electrocuted and died on way to hospital. The incident happened in the city of Aracaju in the northern state … Continue reading “Brazilian Pro-Dilma Protester Climbs Utility Pole, Gets Electrocuted”
Video from China shows workers trying to install a new road sign, when the sign touches the overhead power lines and electrocutes those who were holding the sign.