41 – Eyes

31 August 2007

Alert 07 – 26 Caustic Barrel Steam / Acetylene Cutting Results in an Injury

Alert 07 – 26 Caustic Barrel Steam / Acetylene Cutting Results in an Injury WHAT HAPPENED: A caustic barrel required repair for a seized mixing paddle. The
1 September 2006

Alert 06 – 31 Tong Die Safety – Failure to Use Proper Tools and PPE Results in Eye Injury

Alert 06 – 31 Tong Die Safety – Failure to Use Proper Tools and PPE Results in Eye Injury WHAT HAPPENED: A rig crewman was changing a
2 November 2005

Alert 05 – 40 Welding Operations Results in an Eye Injury

Alert 05 – 40 Welding Operations Results in an Eye Injury WHAT HAPPENED: A rig welder began to feel discomfort in his eye. Believing it may be
2 October 2005

Alert 05 – 39 Health Issue – Soft Tissue Infections (MRSA)

Alert 05 – 39 Health Issue – Soft Tissue Infections (MRSA) WHAT HAPPENED: Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) is a staph skin infection that has been experienced on some
2 September 2005

Alert 05 – 34 Flash Fire at Degasser Line Flare Pit Injures Worker

Alert 05 – 34 Flash Fire at Degasser Line Flare Pit Injures Worker WHAT HAPPENED: While workers were circulating well gas through the choke with the annular
1 May 2005

Alert 05 – 19 Worker Gets Hit in the Eye by a Piece of Steel

Alert 05 – 19 Worker Gets Hit in the Eye by a Piece of Steel WHAT HAPPENED: While in the process of breaking out a high pressure
3 November 2004

Alert 04 – 45 Dangers of Foam Sealant

Alert 04 – 45 Dangers of Foam Sealant WHAT HAPPENED: Recently while performing hot work operations an employee suffered exposure to a substance that caused severe irritation
3 February 2004

Alert 04 – 06 Repair Work Results in Eye Injury

Alert 04 – 06 Repair Work Results in Eye Injury WHAT HAPPENED: A hydraulic hose failed on an Iron Roughneck assembly. In order for the Maintenance team
9 August 2001

Alert 01 – 29 Beyond Safety Glasses

Alert 01 – 29 Beyond Safety Glasses WHAT HAPPENED: During the first week of a rig construction project, there were 7 eye injuries. The work environment was such