YellowBird Energy Safety Consultants
EHS is a staple in the Energy industry because most of the operations, chemicals and end products associated with energy production are known to pose serious safety and health threats to the workers. To minimize hazards to your employees and to the environment, it’s important to continually evaluate ongoing projects.
From environmental impact to chemical and waste management to employee health and well being, EHS within the Energy sector can be quite extensive. Not sure where to start? Here are some common EHS jobs in the Energy industry. Still not seeing what you’re looking for? Reach out to us today and we’ll help you find the right Pro.
Daily Audits and Walkthroughs
New hazards are forever appearing out of the blue. By performing daily audits, a professional can call out the new hazards and suggest ways to remove them or work around them in an effort to keep the worksite as safe as possible.
Hazardous Materials Management
Waste generated from crude oil and natural gas exploration and production are subject to regulation. Proper waste management is important for all exploration and production wastes, including those that are associated with hydraulic fracturing activities, let a Professional help you develop a plan for your waste.
Mock OSHA Audit
Do you have an OSHA audit coming up and not sure what is in compliance right now on your job sites? If you want to pass your audit with flying colors, you could have a YellowBird Professional complete a mock audit so you can make all necessary updates to sail through your official OSHA audit.
The science of anticipating, recognizing, evaluating, and controlling workplace conditions that may cause workers’ injury or illness is extremely important for worker health. Industrial Hygienists can help with Risk Assessment, noise monitoring, asbestos testing, lead testing, PPE, Ergonomics and more!
Job Safety Analysis & Implementation
JSA is a safety tool that can be used to define and control hazards associated with a certain process, job, or procedure. It is a systematic examination and documentation of every task within each job to identify health and safety hazards, and the steps to control each task. If you don’t currently use JSAs, we can assist in designing and implementing this tool within your workforce.
Minimizing your environmental footprint and avoiding hefty EPA fines can be tricky, let a YellowBird Professional help you plan out your environmental impact to maintain EPA Compliance.
EHS for Energy FAQs
What is EHS for energy?
EHS for energy covers a wide range of services. Chemical and waste management, various trainings, environmental impacts, employee wellbeing and more fall into this category.
What is a safety audit in energy?
A safety audit consists of reviewing the current safety program in place, the job site itself, and all actions taken to prevent injury. These audits can call out hazards to prevent injuries and non-compliance to avoid fines from OSHA and the EPA.
Does my work site need an EHS professional ?
Absolutely. Having someone on site familiar with the ins and outs of potential hazards and compliance violations will reduce your chances of having those issues.
Are there risks if my work site doesn’t have an EHS audit ?
There are many risks associated. From OSHA & EPA fines, to incidents (ex: severed limb), to fatalities, there are many hazards that require the trained eye of an EHS Professional to call out issues.