Why is Smoking Banned in my Oilfield?

Smoking is well known as a common vice that many workers are addicted to. In addition to being detrimental to the worker’s health, it is also a possible safety hazard. The lit tip of a cigarette is hot enough to ignite oil and gas, causing an explosion. In most well...

Oilfield Distractions

While at work in the oilfields it is critically important to stay focused on the work at hand. If a worker’s focus becomes distracted, then the worker can unwittingly become exposed to existing and developing hazards. It’s important to understand the possible...

CPR San Antonio

Eagle Ford Training San Antonio is extremely proud to announce as part of its First Aid Training initiative that it now offers an industrial CPR certification in San Antonio and the greater South Texas area. CPR training is important for workers in the oilfield and...

South Texas H2S Injection Hazards

Injection wells are not always thought of as H2S sources, but it should be mentioned during San Antonio H2S training that injectors are possible sources of hydrogen sulfide. Most injectors in South Texas will be classified as disposal wells, however, workers in other...

What are the Hazards of Hydraulic Fracturing?

Despite the size and scope involved, hydraulic fracturing is one of the safest operations in the oil and gas industry. Like any industrial operation, frac jobs do have their own specific hazards which need to be accounted for. Also make sure to read our post...