Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14431746 - Employee Killed When Struck By Falling Wellhead
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Abstract: Employee #1 had dug down approximately 3 ft around a wellhead to remove it from a wastewater injection well. The well was to be cemented and a metal plate welded over the casing. While Employee #1 was hanging on his line cutting the inside production pipe with a torch, the wellhead fell on him. He suffered multiple injuries to his spleen, liver, and kidneys. a broken collarbone, and several fractured ribs that punctured his lungs. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the hospital in Circle, MT.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||100568195||Fatality||Bruise/Contus/Abras||Supervisors, extractive occupations|