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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

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