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Accident: 93457.015 - Worker Is Struck By Pipe Wrench And Sustains Leg Fractures

Accident: 93457.015 -- Report ID: 0950647 -- Event Date: 02/03/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1213099.01502/28/2017General Production Service Of California, Inc.
At 11:47 a.m. on February 3, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a well servicing company, was working on an oil rig platform. He was using a pipe wrench to turn tubing. The tubing slipped off the liner, and the pipe wrench struck his left leg. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for an open fracture of his left tibia and fibula.
Keywords: pipe wrench, tibia, well service rig, elevated work platform, fracture, oil rig, leg, falling object, construction, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1213099.015 50 M Hospitalized injury Fracture

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