• Published: 9 Jun 2023

IOGP Alert - Lid from decommissioned open vent line fell onto walkway during heavy winds

Dropped lid
Dropped lid

Description of Incident

A 'bird screen' lid with a weight of 20kg which had been bolted on to a decommissioned atmospheric vent line fell down on a walkway 37m below during a period of high winds (50-60 knots).

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