Cause & Consequence
- Moving, flying or falling object
Onshore construction/rig repair yard
Lifting, crane, rigging, deck operations
WHAT CAUSED IT:
The swamper entered the work zone before the truck had completed its maneuver.
CORRECTIVE ACTIONS: To address this incident, this company did the following:
Reminded employees to never enter into a pinch point until all equipment has been immobilized and all employees involved are aware of their employee’s location.
Instructed all personnel removing load lines that they MUST be certain that the attached truck is not in motion and that the truck’s airbrakes are set BEFORE entering that critical pinch point work zone.
Reminded truck drivers to stop immediately when they see someone enter a pinch point zone.
Instructed employees to review best industry practices and company policy to ensure that this is to be utilized not only for haul trucks but for tandems as well