[1] Floorman hit by swinging pipe

By | 2018-01-11T23:39:01+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Accidents & Safety Alerts|0 Comments

Please find attached details of a recent Line of Fire Incident on a contractor rig on 27 Oct 2017.  A drill collar single was being laid down with the crane attached. The Floorman opened the elevator, the drill collar swung back towards the drill floor and hit the Floorman right on the chest.  Please use the slides for a discussion amongst your crews in your weekly safety meeting.


  • Lifting and Slinging Training for all personnel
  • Line of Fire training for all personnelr

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