Energy: Oil, Gas and Wind

General

Date Added Resource Source
Jul 2013

OSHA Topic Page Oil and Gas Extraction

https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/oilgaswelldrilling/index.html

The information and resources provided on this web page can help workers and employers identify and eliminate hazards in their workplace. The web page introduces applicable OSHA regulatory requirements, as well as industry standards and guidance aimed at identifying, preventing, and controlling exposure to hazards.

(OSHA)
Jul 2013

NIOSH Program Portfolio: Oil and Gas Extraction

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/programs/oilgas/

The goal of the NIOSH Oil and Gas Extraction Safety and Health Program is to reduce the rate of injury and disease among workers in the oil and gas extraction industry by implementing effective interventions.

(NIOSH)
Jul 2013

Safety Training Resources for Oil and Gas Industry Workers

http://www.tdi.texas.gov/wc/safety/videoresources/targoilgas.html

Free downloadable safety publications from Texas Worker Compensation Division on Safety Training Resources for Oil and Gas Industry Workers.

(TWCC)
Jul 2013

Industry Spotlight: Oil and gas extraction (PDF)

http://www.texasmutual.com/safety/nscarticle.pdf

This Industry Spotlight article on Oil and Gas Extraction was written by Martin V. Greene and appeared in the April 2009 issue of Safety + Health.

(Texas Mutual Insurance Company)
Jul 2013

Offshore Oil and Gas

http://www.hse.gov.uk/offshore/

HSE's Offshore Division (OSD) is responsible for the offshore oil and gas industry. Our mission is to protect people's health and safety by ensuring risks in the changing workplace are properly controlled.

(HSE)