What are Frac Hits?

(Referred from What are Frack Hits) Frac Hit: Cross-well communication initiated while pumping a hydraulic fracturing treatment. Click here to take FRAC-BASIC an online introduction to hydraulic fracturing. While pumping a frac job, an offset well may become charged...

Personal Protective Equipment and Limitations

In our San Antonio SafeLand training we teach that it is of the utmost importance that all workers in the South Texas oilfields are wearing the proper personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times. At the same time, workers must also recognize the limitations of...

Does SafeLand Cover Severe Weather?

Few topics in SafeLand are more region specific than the weather. In certain regions, some types of extreme weather are much more or less likely. In South Texas, however, the meeting of mid-continent and gulf coast regions means that all types of severe hazards are...

Prohibited Items in the Oilfield

DRUGS AND ALCOHOL Coming to work with a high sense of awareness is of utmost importance in oilfield safety. The use of drugs and alcohol can impair that sense of awareness and put the impaired and other workers at risk. As a condition of employment, all workers may be...

Does SafeLand Cover Oilfield Fires?

SafeLand training is an important step to giving oilfield workers some awareness of fire safety. All workers must understand the potential risks for generating an oilfield fire. They must also understand how to never expose themselves to risk by leaving an escape for...

Does SafeLand Test the Students?

Looking for SafeLand Test-Out? Click here for the test-out option page for qualified and experienced workers RIGPASS TESTING In order to successfully complete the RigPass with SafeLand endorsement, each student must complete a 100-question test and answer 80 of them...