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(CBS) — A worker was electrocuted Saturday afternoon on the North Side, officials said.
The man was electrocuted Saturday afternoon while he was in a “basket,” a lifting device, near North and Halsted Street, Chicago Fire Department spokesman Will Knight says. 85 more words
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There’s a relatively well-known theory that applying an electric current to your head in just the right way can improve cognition. It’s popular with some scientists, internet DIYers, and students at 2AM before a final.
HALIFAX – An electrical services company has been found guilty of two occupational health and safety offences after a fatal accident nearly two years ago. 71 more words
Back when I lived in Los Angeles, right in the center of Tinsel Town itself, I found myself working at a movie prop house. For those who aren’t familiar with what a prop house is, it’s basically what it sounds like: a large warehouse filled with thousands of pieces of furniture, wall dressings, and home fixtures from different periods of time—or… 1,134 more words