|Document ID (ISN)||46751|
|ISSN - Serial title
|Convention or series no.
||Accidents in high-power electric installations in Switzerland, 1982-1984
||Accidents survenus en Suisse dans des installations électriques à courant fort, au cours des années 1982 à 1984 [in French]|
||1985, Vol.76, No.23, p.1381-1389. Illus.
||This report reviews the 792 accidents that occurred in the period 1982-1984 and compares the statistics with the preceding period (1977-1981; 941 accidents). The data are analysed in terms of the voltage involved, the severity of the accidents, the training of the victims and the nature of the installations where the accidents occurred. Some noteworthy accidents and their causes are described and preventive measures are presented.
||occupational accidents; electrical accidents; electricity; Switzerland
||electric power distribution; transformers; construction sites; electrical equipment; testing; accident descriptions; statistics; electric power generation; overhead electric lines
||D - Periodical articles
|Broad subject area(s)