The person can be thrown back, receive burns, get maimed or even die of electrocution
We're only familiar with this one incident and it does look like one of these devices are implicated in the electrocution
," he said.
Since the early 1990s, hairdryers have had built-in shock protection devices to prevent electrocution
if they fall into water.
Water is known to lower a person's resistance to voltage, and in some instances cause electrocution
when handling electronics when wet.
of defenseless animals is unacceptable," said Assemblymember Scott Stringer.
had been scheduled for Tuesday.
A post-mortem on the body, which had lain undiscovered for several days, revealed he died from electrocution
State news agency Xinhua reports local police have confirmed that Ma died of electrocution
but are "yet to verify if her phone was involved.
KARACHI, November 27, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister, Sharmila Farooqui held a special meeting with IG Police at Central Police Office and sought a detail report about those killed or injured at the level of Police Stations or Centres of Madadgar 15 due to breaking of KESCs electric wires and electrocution
so that federal government could be approached for payment of compensation to affected persons.
GFCIs are special electrical outlets that are designed to prevent electrocution
when your body may come into contact with water and the electrical current running from the outlet (or an object such as a metal pipe able to conduct electrical current).
KOT RADHA KISHAN, August 25, 2009 (Frontier Star): The two sisters died of electrocution
at Kot Radha Kishan on Tuesday.
Police said a man identified as Noor Muhammad son of Azhar Rehman died of electrocution
near Akbari Mosque in Bengali Para, Korangi Town.