June 9, 2014
Inhalation of respirable crystalline silica particles is dangerous for exposed workers. Employers in various industries, including the construction and hydraulic fracturing, are always looking for ways to minimize worker exposure to silica dust.
May 16, 2014
Full disclosure: For those of us in the oil and gas industry, it’s looking more and more like the time has come to reveal all frac fluid chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations. For the companies at the front of the pack, innovating and pumping environmentally friendly technologies, that’s not a problem at all.
May 2, 2014
Human capital is a resource this country cannot afford to waste. As our economy pulls itself up into a period of recovery following the devastation of the recent recession, we know that creating jobs right here in the United States is the key to reclaiming our country’s financial strength.
April 23, 2014
The safety business employs a diverse group of professionals all with a single aim: keeping our communities and our workers out of harm’s way.
As hydraulic fracturing project sizes continue to rise, oil and gas companies are embracing various drilling technologies that will increase capital efficiency by lowering costs and raising production.
April 1, 2014
The US Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) initiated public hearings for its proposed silica dust ruling on March 18, 2014.
April 1, 2014
March 26, 2014
What should be kept in mind while working with frac sand during the completions process?
Sand is a naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.