Energy: Oil, Gas and Wind
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Oil and Gas Employers: How to Prevent Fatigued Driving at Work
Oil and gas employers are responsible for the health and safety of their employees. This fact sheet recommends strategies for employers to manage fatigued driving among their workers.
OSHA Oil and Gas Well Drilling and Servicing eTool
This eTool can be used as a resource in identifying workplace hazards and providing possible solutions that may be relevant to their safety programs. This eTool focuses on land based operations.
Oil and Gas Extraction Worker Fatalities, 2014 Mid-Year Report: January 1, 2014–June 30, 2014
This report was compiled by the NIOSH Oil and Gas Safety and Health Program using the NIOSH Fatalities in Oil and Gas Extraction (FOG) database.
OSHA Topic Page Oil and Gas Extraction
The web page introduces applicable OSHA regulatory requirements, as well as industry standards and guidance aimed at identifying, preventing, and controlling exposure to hazards.
Workplace Safety and Health Topics: Fatalities in the Oil and Gas Extraction (FOG) Industry
The NIOSH Fatalities in Oil and Gas Extraction (FOG) is a national database that collects detailed information about fatal events in the U.S. oil and gas extraction industry.
Oh&S Online: Below the Hook Safety – Oil & Gas Drilling and Well Servicing
This article, by Dave Terry, describes how many incidents in oil and gas drilling can be prevented by installing fail-safe braking systems.
Safety Training Resources for Oil and Gas Industry Workers
Free downloadable safety publications from Texas Worker Compensation Division on Safety Training Resources for Oil and Gas Industry Workers.