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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 305402414 - Basic Energy Services

Inspection Information - Office: Utah


Inspection Nr: 305402414
Report ID: 0854910
Date Opened: 02/04/2004

Site Address:
Basic Energy Services
Canyon Walker Hollow #15
Roosevelt, UT 84066

Mailing Address:
1510 W. Canal Ct., Suite 1500, Littleton, CO 84120

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 213112/Support Activities for Oil and Gas Operations

Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: Complete

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 03/29/2004

Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing


Case Closed: 08/10/2004

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 101560290
Violation Summary
Violations/Penalties Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 2 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $5,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,000
Current Penalty $5,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,000
FTA Penalty $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# Citation ID Citaton Type Standard Cited Issuance Date Abatement Due Date Current Penalty Initial Penalty FTA Penalty Contest Latest Event Note
1. 01001 Serious 6020101 07/06/2004 08/08/2004 $2,500 $2,500 $0 -  
2. 01002 Serious 20012 D03 07/06/2004 08/08/2004 $2,500 $2,500 $0 -  

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 201560950
Event: 02/03/2004
Employee Killed When Struck By Elevator

At approximately 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 3, 2004, Employee #1, a 23-year-old floorhand from Basic Energy Services and his crew were nipping down a workover rig in the area located 30 miles east of Vernal, Utah. Employee #1 was standing on top of the Blowout Preventer in order to remove a wiping box or a plate from the 6-ft pipe. When Employee #1 bent over to lift the plate, the elevator slowly descended from a height of approximately 40 to 45 ft and struck him in the back of his hard hat. Employee #1 fell to the ground and struck his head against the pipe. Employee #1 was killed. Employee #1 worked for the company for approximately 45 days and was still on training.

Keywords:head, rigging, hard hat, construction, fall, pipe, struck by, nip point, elevator

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 305402414 Fatality Concussion Mining occupations, n.e.c.
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