• Published: 20 Jun 2011
  • Incident ID: 3292

Crush Injury causes Lost Time Incident

Cause & Consequence

  • Handling, lifting or carrying
Incident Consequence

Incident Location

Any Location Type

Incident Activity

Well services / intervention

Incident Info Source

Specific Incident Equipment

Third party wireline equipment

Lessons Identified

Lesson Learnt #1 Lifting plan didn't include advice for when not spading tools.Lesson Learnt #2 Hazard Identification skills could be improvedLesson Learnt #3 Tool box talk coaching requiredLesson Learnt #4 Handover effectiveness is important

Incident Recommendations

Recommendation #1 Amend lifting plan to state "When not spading toolstrings in and out of the riser, a separate assessment of the risks shall be conducted"Recommendation #2 Wireline personnel to attend Hazard Identification Awareness courseRecommendation #3 Communicate incident to other Wireline employees at safety meetings and issue an alertRecommendation #4 Conduct "Effective Toolbox Talk" sessions for staff at safety meetingsRecommendation #5 Ensure all personnel are aware of the importance of effective handovers (especially between back to back) and communicating the correct information

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