Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200812394 - Employee Is Killed When Safety Harness Strikes

Accident: 200812394 -- Report ID: 0627400 -- Event Date: 07/14/2007
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31113054607/16/20071311Adobe Drilling Services, Llc
On July 14, 2007, Employee #1 was painting a traveling block of an "A" frame of the drilling unit. Following the completion of the job task, Employee #1 disconnected his lanyard and let it dangle below him. As Employee #1 was being lowered by the air hoist, the lanyard and the air line entangled in the rotating kelly on a rig floor. Employee #1 was pulled into the rotating kelly and struck by the safety harness. He was killed.
Keywords: chest, maintenance, caught between, crushed, air hose, lanyard, fall protection, struck by, disconnecting means, entangled
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 311130546 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.