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Inspection: 306657719 - Rapad Drilling & Well Service, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Jackson

Nr: 306657719Report ID: 0419400Open Date: 12/01/2004

Rapad Drilling & Well Service, Inc.
Rg Rogers Road
Prentiss, MS 39474
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1389/Oil and Gas Field Services, Not Elsewhere Classified
NAICS: 213112/Support Activities for Oil and Gas Operations
Mailing: 217 West Capitol Street, Jackson, MS 39201

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:12/02/2004
Emphasis: S:Construction FatalitiesClose Case:05/12/2005

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 2 2
Initial Penalty $1,100 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,100
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $1,100 $0 $1,100
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 19100024 H 04/28/2005 05/03/2005 $1,100 $1,100 $0 I - Informal Settlement
  2. 02001 Other 19100027 F 04/28/2005 05/03/2005 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201362258Event: 12/01/2004Employee Is Killed In Fall Into Deep Oil Well
On December 1, 2004, Employee #1 was working as a derrick man of a five member crew assigned to service a 15,777 foot deep oil well. The crew began servicing the oil well, removing existing piping from the well to install the new pipes back into the well. They worked for two hours before they stopped to unload the pipes. Employee #1 came down from the derrick to assist the other employees unload the pipes. After unloading the new pipes, Employee #1 climbed up the ladder of the derrick to resume putting the pipes back into the well. Employee #1 stood on the monkey board waiting for the elevator to return. Employee #1 reached into the well to insert a pipe, and fell 50 feet from the monkey board onto the rig floor, sustaining a massive head injury. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the scene.
Keywords: board, derrick, installing, ladder, lubricating fluid, truck, fall, pipe, elevated work plat
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 306657719 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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