84 – Mud Mixing Area

1 June 2005

Alert 05 – 21 Falls from Mud Mixing Platform

Alert 05 – 21 Falls from Mud Mixing Platform WHAT HAPPENED: Employee was mixing barite and removed the chain barrier to allow the forklift to load a
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 June 2004

Alert 04 – 23 Discharge of Synthetic Based Mud Overboard

Alert 04 – 23 Discharge of Synthetic Based Mud Overboard WHAT HAPPENED: Approximately 60 barrels of Synthetic Based Mud (SBM) was discharged overboard when the trip tank
3 March 2004

Alert 04 – 14 Failure to Follow Lockout Procedure Results in Injury

Alert 04 – 14 Failure to Follow Lockout Procedure Results in Injury WHAT HAPPENED: Work requiring disconnection and removal commenced on a mud mixing pump assembly without
7 May 2003

Alert 03 – 22 Use of Rope & Bucket to Catch Samples Results in a Hand Injury

Alert 03 – 22 Use of Rope & Bucket to Catch Samples Results in a Hand Injury WHAT HAPPENED: During a cementing job, the slurry was batch
7 April 2003

Alert 03 – 16 Mismatched Hammer Unions Still Being Found

Alert 03 – 16 Mismatched Hammer Unions Still Being Found WHAT HAPPENED: Reports continue to come in involving pressurized lines and the unions used on these lines.
7 March 2003

Alert 03 – 10 Decanting Synthetic Based Mud Can Results in a Flash Fire

Alert 03 – 10 Decanting Synthetic Based Mud Can Results in a Flash Fire WHAT HAPPENED: The purpose of this alert is to remind everyone of a
8 August 2002

Alert 02 – 37 Handling “Big Drilling Fluid Chemical Bags”

Alert 02 – 37 Handling “Big Drilling Fluid Chemical Bags” WHAT HAPPENED: We continue to see the manual handling of big bags for materials on our rigs.
8 April 2002

Alert 02 – 15 Pressure Washing Incident Results in Injection Injury

Alert 02 – 15 Pressure Washing Incident Results in Injection Injury WHAT HAPPENED: An employee was using a pressure washer with a pressure rated at 3,000 psi.