Statement from OSHA Regarding Fatal Occupational Injuries in 2016

By | 2017-12-28T22:27:32+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Main, News|

WASHINGTON, DC – The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Census of 2016 Fatal Occupational Injuries reports there were 5,190 workplace fatalities in 2016, a 7-percent increase from 2015. The fatal injury rate also increased from 3.4 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers in 2015 to 3.6 in 2016. More workers lost their lives in transportation incidents than any [...]

Container Handler Operator HSE Training Syllabus

By | 2017-12-25T16:04:43+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Main, Training|

It is envisaged that by the end of this course of training the trainee operator will be able to answer questions on and perform the following: Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as a plant operator Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook [...]

5 injured after ski lift malfunctions at Pennsylvania resort

By | 2017-12-18T10:06:38+00:00 December 24th, 2017|Main, News|

A ski lift malfunctioned at a resort in central Pennsylvania Saturday, stranding 50 to 100 skiers and injuring five of them. Emergency crews responded around 10:30 a.m. to the Tussey Mountain ski resort in Harris Township to lower skiers from the lift with ropes and transport the injured to the hospital. A witness told WJAC-TV she watched [...]

Scientists call for ban on glitter, say it’s a global hazard

By | 2017-12-18T10:03:23+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Environment, Main|

NEW YORK (CBS) -- Arts and crafts enthusiasts have known for years that glitter tends to attach itself everywhere and never seems to come off. Scientists now say the sticky decorations are an ecological hazard that needs to be banned across the globe. Environmental scientists are arguing that the risk of pollution, specifically to the oceans, [...]

California Health Officials Release Guidelines To Avoid Cellphone Radiation

By | 2017-12-18T09:26:40+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Main, News, Public Safety|

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — California health officials have a new message for cellphone users. For the first time ever, the California Department of Public Health has released guidelines about harmful cellphone radiation and how you can avoid it. Dr. Karen Smith with the California Department Of Public Health said, “We recognize that there are a lot of [...]

DROPS – Reliable Securing V4

By | 2017-12-13T08:04:30+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Drops, Main|

Reliable Securing Rev 4 - Now Available Dear DROPS Community, This 4th revision of our ‘Best Practice’ handbook consolidates Reliable Securing as Industry's principle source of dropped object prevention recommendations and risk management guidance. The content is relevant and adaptable across all sectors, promoting the opportunity to focus on the underlying causes, to identify and [...]

MBPS Safety Management System

By | 2017-12-13T07:45:17+00:00 December 10th, 2017|HSE MS, Main|

Commitment Leadership Resp & Accountability Policies & Objectives Policies Objectives Organization Responsibilities Organization Responsibilities Organization Structure Resources Training, Competency & Awareness Information Management Contractor & Supplier Management Planning HSE Capability Assessment Selection Pre-Mobilization Execution Demobilization Final Evaluation and close-out Risk Management Hazard Assessment and Risk Management Prevention and Mitigation Measures Management of Change Design, Process [...]

Dalma Safety Management System

By | 2017-12-13T07:45:56+00:00 December 10th, 2017|HSE MS, Main|

Policies QHSE Policy Statement Alchohol & Drugs Commuting policy Communication Establish Internal Communication Document Transmittal & Register Telefax Transmittal & Register Corporate QA Circular & Register Corporate HSE Circular & Register Corporate Telephone Register Meeting Minutes General Handover Report Organization Org chart Training Matrix internal External Induction Environmental Protection Process Management HSE Procedures HSE Responsibilities [...]

Abraham Wald’s Statistical Decisions

By | 2017-12-09T08:13:30+00:00 December 9th, 2017|Main|

The below article can be not much related to nowadays safety concept but it is an amazing example how statistics, e.g. methods of sequential analysis and sampling inspections can change the history. In WWII, Allied bombers were key to strategic attacks, yet these lumbering giants were constantly shot down over enemy territory. The planes needed [...]

Schlumberger Safety Management System

By | 2017-12-10T16:25:03+00:00 December 7th, 2017|HSE MS, Main|

Introduction Commitment and Leadership Commitment Leadership Policies and Objectives Policies Objectives Organization and Resources Organizational Responsibilities Organizational Structure Organization chart Loss Prevention Team Rig Medic Training and Competences Employee Certification Training Requirements Safety Induction Briefing for newly hired employees Information Management QHSE Meetings Toolbox (pre-job) meeting Pre-spud meeting and Inspection Newcomers/Visitors Validity Bridging documents Information [...]