Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202464574 Event: 01/05/2007Employee Is Killed In Elevator Mishap On Rig
On January 5, 2007, an employee was on the elevators on Rig Number 011 that malfunctioned, releasing a joint of pipe. The employee was killed. The elevators had been recertified in September 2005, and were due to be recertified in September 2006. On the date of the accident, the elevators were still in use and were approximately four months past due for the recertification.
Keywords: derrick, rigging, caught by, elevator
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 310195953 Fatality Amputation 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.