Contractors are required to take all necessary safety measures to prevent electrical shock
or injury and use appropriate personal protective equipment, tools and safety devices when undertaking electrical works.
A man, Khalid (24), was electrocuted after receiving a severe electrical shock
from an electricity pylon in Gadiyaala village, Sambrial tehsil here on Monday.
The court was told that while he failed to supply customers, one layout that he did send was considered so unsafe by an expert electrical engineer who examined it that there would have been a high risk of electrical shock
to anyone using it.
A second employee suffered electrical shock
injuries in an attempt to assist the injured co-worker.
California [USA], April 26 (ANI): Apple is recalling AC wall plug adapters in select regions over concerns of causing electrical shock
, the company announced in an official blog.
Apple has announced a recall of UK plug adapters after confirming that they can break and cause electrical shock
Serious electrical shock
injuries usually have an entrance and exit site on the body because the individual becomes part of the electrical circuit.
The automaker is recalling the product due to electrical shock
Class I is the most serious type of recall and was assigned to these devices because the defect may prevent them from delivering life-saving electrical shock
ICDs and CRT-Ds are devices that provide pacing for slow heart rhythms, and electrical shock
or pacing to stop dangerously fast heart rhythms.
A miner received an electrical shock
while working in a 480-volt electrical control panel for a portable crusher without locking and tagging out the circuit.
In some instances, the electrical shock
can be fatal," he described.