Archives for May 2012

It’s a Safety Meeting, Not a Reading!

Some are certainly better than others, but most are still pretty bad. I’m referring to a safety meeting and the way they’re conducted, in whatever shape they may take or in whatever venue they may be held. In most safety meetings I’ve attended—regardless of industry and regardless of whether they are monthly, general, stand down, […]

Oil and Gas Urged to “Internalize” Safety Culture

“Our ability to ensure the highest level of safety and responsibility in the world depends in large part on the ability of the industry to internalize the need for a robust safety culture,” noted U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) Director, James A. Watson, in his April 30 address to the Offshore Technology Conference […]