Safety Hazards Associated with Oil, Gas and Petroleum Extraction Activities

Safety is now the main criteria in the oil and gas industry. Workplace safety and more advanced technologies to monitor and prevent injuries and accidents is mandatory, the rate of injury was down to 1.8 per 100 workers in 2012, according to the Petroleum Institutes. Oil and gas well drilling and servicing activities involve many different types of equipment and materials. Recognizing and controlling hazards is critical to preventing injuries and deaths.