I have visited several gas plants across the US. Gas plants are complex facilities. They operate at pressure with flammable materials and dangerous products. Gas plants are regulated by Process Safety Management standards to address the inherent hazards of operations.
Preserving worker protection programs despite challenging economic times is crucial, according to Labor Secretary Hilda Solis, who testified this week before Congress about her department's 2013 budget request.
Now On Demand Safety is challenging in the Oil & Gas industry as it involves operators or lease owners (e.g., Exxon, Shell, etc.), drillers (owners of the drilling rigs) and oil field service companies (hydraulic fracturing, coiled tubing, wireline, etc.).