136 – Traveling Equipment

30 September 2007

Alert 07 – 27 Incorrect Sling Application Results in High Potential Near Miss

Alert 07 – 27 Incorrect Sling Application Results in High Potential Near Miss WHAT HAPPENED: A 13 3/8” casing string had been run to the setting depth.
27 June 2007

Alert 07 – 19 Improper Use of Retractable Life Line Results in an LTI

Alert 07 – 19 Improper Use of Retractable Life Line Results in an LTI WHAT HAPPENED: After latching a stand of drill collars into the elevators, the
27 May 2007

Alert 07 – 17 Near Miss – Lost Control of Drawworks

Alert 07 – 17 Near Miss – Lost Control of Drawworks WHAT HAPPENED: A stand of drill pipe had been drilled down using the top drive. The
27 May 2007

Alert 07 – 15 Stringing Up Drill Line Results in LTI

Alert 07 – 15 Stringing Up Drill Line Results in LTI WHAT HAPPENED: While stringing the drill line on a new rig, the injured party (IP) was
27 May 2007

Alert 07 – 14 Rig Down Lifting Operation Results in a Fatality

Alert 07 – 14 Rig Down Lifting Operation Results in a Fatality WHAT HAPPENED: The rig had made a number of moves with tires without breaking down
27 March 2007

Alert 07 – 08 Dropped Drill Pipe Stand Results in Near Miss

Alert 07 – 08 Dropped Drill Pipe Stand Results in Near Miss WHAT HAPPENED: While tripping 5-1/2” drill pipe into the hole, a roughneck was working the
27 February 2007

Alert 07 – 05 Incident Involving the Link Tilt Results in an LTI

Alert 07 – 05 Incident Involving the Link Tilt Results in an LTI WHAT HAPPENED: After releasing the elevators, the derrickman was pulling back a stand of
27 January 2007

Alert 07 – 01 Derrickman Falls Across Derrick

Alert 07 – 01 Derrickman Falls Across Derrick WHAT HAPPENED: The rig had been circulating off bottom and was about to trip back to bottom. While the
1 November 2006

Alert 06 – 40 42 Inch Drive Down Adapter Falls to Rig Floor Resulting in a Fatality

Alert 06 – 40 42 Inch Drive Down Adapter Falls to Rig Floor Resulting in a Fatality WHAT HAPPENED: A rig had finished driving a threaded connection