HOW TO GET COMPENSATION IN ELECTRICAL ACCIDENT AND DISABILITY – In the electricity department like uppcl if there is an electrical accident occurs at any places then how person injured will get compensation. what would be the amount he will get. what is the time limit for getting compensation?
here letter attached includes all the question that is coming in our mind.
in case of accident amount paid actually vary from time to time. like in year 2019 and 2020 it is about 5 lakh. in case of disability compensation about depending upon the area and part oF body got injured.
PROCEDURE FOR HOW TO APPLY FOR COMPENSATION–
If the department is not cooperating in giving compensation. then you can apply by applying on the respective department website, like in the case of up India (UPPCL). its website name is www.uppcl.org.
What Is An Electrical Accident ?
what is an electrical accident– an electrical accident is an unwanted, and always a loss-making event that has been caused by a heavy electrical current and has resulted in either injury, death loss in electrical equipment. There is a difference in electrical accident and incident, as in electrical incident it may have lead to injury or damage, but did not.
There is 13 REASON of electrical accidents that happen while the equipment is being maintained:
- not operating of protective electrical equipment
- Inadequate knowledge
- Not training
- Inadequate isolation/ saperation
- Unsafe Rules
- Poor control of work activities
- Working Live without isolation
- no proper test equipment
- Poor maintenance of electrical part
- Failure to manage work
- Person not knowledgable
- Un insulated electrical wiring
- Not tripping of electrical protective device