Inspection: 1542238.015 - Peck'S Well Drilling Co., Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Fort Worth
Peck'S Well Drilling Co., Inc.
10991 Hwy. 199
Poolville, TX 76487
2604 Zion Hill Rd., Weatherford, TX 76088
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 237110/Water and Sewer Line and Related Structures Construction
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 07/16/2021
Case Closed: 07/23/2021
At 10:30 a.m. on July 1, 2021, an employee operated a rig to ensure the stabilit y of well walls. The employee placed a thirty-six inch pipe wrench on the top he ad that was then possibly activated by the employee who accidently bumped the le ver. The top head rotated the wrench that then struck the employee in the chest. Employee received a blunt force injury and puncture that killed the employee.
Keywords:blunt force, chest, control lever, operator, pipe wrench, puncture, struck by, well