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Single Phase Electrical Shock

Question asked by gagp on Jun 2, 2016
Latest reply on Jun 4, 2016 by jderaldmorgan

A utility worker was exposed to a 12KV electrical shock with cause a swollen bicep.  There was no Phase to Phase shock or Phase to Ground but he did feel something and has a swollen muscle the next day.  What first aid treatment are people providing to workers who get this type of injury and how immediate is the need for an EKG to check for irregular heart activity?