The flowline pipe fell off tripod

By | 2018-01-12T07:08:10+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Accidents & Safety Alerts|0 Comments

Incident Description

The flowline pipe was rested on the tripod and due to the stress relief the pipeline straightened and fallen on the permit holders legs as he was walking parallel to the line which resulted in fracture to his right leg.

Learnings from Incident

  • Always ensure you stay at safe distance from line.
  • Ensure safe positioning of supporting stands prior to starting of work and monitor .

About the Author:

HSE Professional with more than 14 years experience in the Upstream Oil & Gas industry. Created this website to help the HSE Professionals from around the globe to form a sharing and learning community. My inspiration in HSE is a verse from Quran: whoever saves one - it is as if he had saved mankind entirely [Quran, al Maida 5:32]