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Brown & Root Services LOGCAP III

Central Asia
WEEKLY SAFETY
TOPIC AFGHANISTAN
Safety Bulletin 4

Do you recognize
what this hazard
is ?????? It is
located near the
Kajun showers at
Site 2.
It could put you in
your grave.

This is what the


widow-maker
looked like when
first uncovered.

12 Jan 03

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Brown & Root Services LOGCAP III
Central Asia
WEEKLY SAFETY
TOPIC AFGHANISTAN

Plumbers
uncovered a
266mm rocket
without warhead,
but with 550
pounds of solid
rocket fuel.

Anytime the earth is disturbed on this project, there is a potential to find some very hazardous
buried from the past. It is absolutely essential that a digging permit is received for every dig and
that all local authorities or experts are consulted before digging commences. Above all, each
worker must remain 100 % focused on the job so that potential hazards can be recognized
before disaster strikes. This is not true just for UXO, but for all potential hazards.

The biggest hazard we often face that could cause us to lose our focus is

HURRY
Don’t let time constraints cause you to make a decision to fail to take all necessary precautions
to ensure you don’t hurt yourself, your co-workers and leave family members back home
wondering what was so important about a routine installation that could cause someone to die.

SAFETY FIRST
OBSERVE, THINK, PLAN, ACT, ANALYZE

12 Jan 03

Kellogg Brown & Root Proprietary Data

NOTE: This document contains information which may be withheld from the public because disclosure would cause a foreseeable harm to an
interest protected by one or more Exemptions of the Freedom of Information Act, 5 USC Section 552. Furthermore, it is requested that any
Government entity receiving this information act in accordance with DoD 5400.7-R, and consider this information as being for official use only
(FOUO), and mark, handle and store this information so as to prevent unauthorized access.
Brown & Root Services LOGCAP III
Central Asia
WEEKLY SAFETY
TOPIC AFGHANISTAN

TSTI – II, PROTECTING ME, PROTECTING YOU

12 Jan 03

Kellogg Brown & Root Proprietary Data

NOTE: This document contains information which may be withheld from the public because disclosure would cause a foreseeable harm to an
interest protected by one or more Exemptions of the Freedom of Information Act, 5 USC Section 552. Furthermore, it is requested that any
Government entity receiving this information act in accordance with DoD 5400.7-R, and consider this information as being for official use only
(FOUO), and mark, handle and store this information so as to prevent unauthorized access.