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Accident: 200645190 - Falling Equipment Strikes And Kills Oil Rig Worker

Accident: 200645190 -- Report ID: 0627700 -- Event Date: 11/07/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31493638611/07/20111381Horizon Energy Services, Llc
On November 7, 2011, Employee #1 (a floorhand) on an oil/gas well drilling rig was struck-by a traveling block and killed when it fell to the rig floor due to the retaining device failing. No further information was available on the initial report.
Keywords: oil well drilling, lubricating fluid, equipment failure, struck by, falling object, gas well drilling
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314936386 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported

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