Top Oil and Gas Hazards That Require PPE, from Cuts, to Dust, to Hydrogen Sulfide, to Fires and Explosions

January 15, 2019

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If you work in the oil and gas industry, you know that the hazards you and your fellow workers face every time you are on the job are numerous. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, between 2003 and 2010, 823 oil and gas extraction workers were killed on the job—a fatality rate seven times greater than the rate for all other U.S. industries. 120 of those fatalities occurred in a single year (2008). We want that number to be zero.

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