• Published: 12 May 2011
  • Incident ID: 3113

Potential Dropped Object

Cause & Consequence

  • Moving, flying or falling object
Incident Consequence

Incident Location

Any Location Type

Incident Activity

Any Activity Type

Incident Info Source

Noble Drilling Ian Dixon

Specific Incident Equipment

Open bottom tool basket, crane, supply vessel

Lessons Identified

A thorough check of all backloads prior to and at every stage of transport will eliminate this type of problem

Incident Recommendations

Raise awareness of all personnel in supply chain of the need to follow established procedures for the pre-checking of cargo prior to movement.

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