Electrical Hazards

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Jun 01, 2005
Teen Worker Safety in Restaurants eTool: Electrical Hazards

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/youth/restaurant/cleanup.html

Teen restaurant workers may be exposed to electric shock or electrocution hazards during clean-up due to contact with various electrical items.

Source: OSHA

Jun 01, 2005
Teen Worker Safety in Restaurants eTool: Electrical Hazards

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/youth/restaurant/cleanup.html

Teen restaurant workers may be exposed to electric shock or electrocution hazards during clean-up due to contact with various electrical items.

Source: OSHA

Mar 01, 2005
Electrician Was Electrocuted While Doing Repair Work on a Restaurant Freezer in California

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/face/stateface/ca/92ca014.html

A 40-year-old white male electrician (victim) was electrocuted while repairing a 3-door freezer in a restaurant. The victim was in the process of doing repair work on the freezer when he came in contact with a live wire. Read this alert for tips on prevention.

Source: CDC

Mar 01, 2003
Preventing Electrocutions of Workers in Fast Food Restaurants

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/85-104/

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Source: NIOSH

Mar 01, 2003
Electrician Was Electrocuted While Doing Repair Work on a Restaurant Freezer in California

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/face/stateface/ca/92ca014.html

N/A

Source: NIOSH