The safety and security of every workforce within an organization is important for productivity. In the oil and gas industry, there is a greater need for adequate safety measures. To ensure maximum safety and productivity in the oil and gas industry, the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OHSA) has a set of guidelines that are important to be followed.
The operational guidelines for oil and gas operations include:
In conclusion, the need for safety of the workforce in Ghana’s Jubilee oil field cannot be underestimated since they form an integral part of the production process. It is therefore imperative for the oil producing companies to invest in the health and safety of the workforce to ensure continuous production processes in the work place and to prevent accidents and loss of lives.
By: David Aduhene Tanoh – www.reportingoilandgas.com