Alert 01 – 16 Personnel Hoisting (Man-Riding) Fatal and Near Miss Incidents

Alert 01 – 16 Personnel Hoisting (Man-Riding) Fatal and Near Miss Incidents


Recently the industry has had two fatal incidents and one near miss incident that have occurred during personnel hoisting operations. Due to these incidents, the IADC Health Safety and Environment Committee and the HSE Safety Engineering By Design Subcommittee have conducted a number of pilot projects on personnel hoisting and also have done research into available equipment and procedures for personnel hoisting (man-riding). The following document provides guidelines and information on personnel hoisting (man-riding) operations and equipment.

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