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Cell Phone Usage In The Oil And Gas Industry. Separating Myth From Fact!

Cell Phone Usage In The Oil And Gas Industry. Separating Myth From Fact! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
Can you stop something that is as pervasive as Smartphone use? Over 180 million cell phones are being used in North America. That is 1 cell phone for every 2 people. You get on a work site and the ...
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How to Get Started as a Contract Safety in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry!

How to Get Started as a Contract Safety in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
You are reading this article because you want to work as a contract safety advisor or safety consultant for an oil company in the Alberta oil and gas industry.  That's great, but what if you don't ...
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Day Rates Explained for Contract Safety Professionals in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry!

Day Rates Explained for Contract Safety Professionals in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
This article is aimed at the safety professional currently working the Alberta oil and gas industry.  This article is not aimed at entry-level safety professionals who have just started a career in...
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Humorous Moments as a Contract Safety in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry!

Humorous Moments as a Contract Safety in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
Keeping a sense of humour is really important when working.  It's easy to get frustrated and irritated when you are working long hours and long rotations. In the winter season especially you work l...
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How to Get Fired in Your First Week of Employment as a Contract Safety in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry!

How to Get Fired in Your First Week of Employment as a Contract Safety in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
We have all seen it.  A new project has started, multiple safety advisors have been hired and the team is looking good.  You go on days off and come back then half the team is missing.  As you rece...
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Top 3 Qualifications That Will Land You a Job As a Safety Advisor!

Top 3 Qualifications That Will Land You a Job As a Safety Advisor! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
  How do you obtain a position with an oil and gas company as a safety advisor when you are competing with hundreds of other applicants? Each month, service providers in Alberta receive over h...
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Musings of How Safety has Changed over Time!

Musings of How Safety has Changed over Time! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
  A former colleague of mine took the time to commit his thoughts to paper and sent me his notes for this week's article.  With his permission I have made some minor alterations that still ref...
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Why Having a Mentor is Crucial for your Career as a Safety Professional!

Why Having a Mentor is Crucial for your Career as a Safety Professional! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
It is in your best interest to have a mentor that can support you throughout your career.   Often we see in oil and gas companies programs for new workers or very young workers. Those are formal me...
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Bridging the Generation Gap. How To Obtain Millennial Buy-In For Your Safety Program!

Bridging the Generation Gap. How To Obtain Millennial Buy-In For Your Safety Program! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
Misconceptions About The Millennial Workforce is One of The Contributing Factors to Incidents! Like any great safety professional you are keen to involve all of your staff in your safety program. L...
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Educational Requirements of a Contract Safety in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry Explained!

Educational Requirements of a Contract Safety in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry Explained! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
Prep For Success! You are pursuing a career as a safety professional in the Alberta oil and gas industry.  However you are unsure where you should start.  Let's fix that problem for you.  If you ar...
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How to Break into the Safety Profession With No Safety Experience in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry

How to Break into the Safety Profession With No Safety Experience in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
You are new to the world of safety and have no experience.  Yet every position that you look at requires experience.  How do you overcome that obstacle and land that job?  I wish I could give you a...
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How to Build a Competitive Resume as a New Contract Safety in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry!

How to Build a Competitive Resume as a New Contract Safety in the Alberta Oil and Gas Industry! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
Lately I have received a lot of emails regarding the topic of resumes. What does a winning resume look like? How can you ensure that your resume is competitive and catches the eye of your prospecti...
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Stop With The Hazard Cards - Nobody Reads Them!

Stop With The Hazard Cards - Nobody Reads Them! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
Ever seen a stack of hazard cards sitting on your desk? I have, on many occasions. They are  like a Christmas present that has yet to be unwrapped! Oh the delight!I can usually not wait to feast my...
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How To Effectively Manage A Sub-Contractor Safety Advisor!

How To Effectively Manage A Sub-Contractor Safety Advisor! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
When working as a safety professional for a prime contractor there is a big chance that you will have to manage multiple sub contractors and their safety personnel. This is especially true if you h...
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Why Your Crew Sleeps Through Your Morning Safety Meetings!

Why Your Crew Sleeps Through Your Morning Safety Meetings! | Health and Safety in The Oil and Gas Industry | Scoop.it
Every day there are thousands of early morning safety meetings. It has become a ritual that is hard-wired into our day to day activities. . A safety advisor or consultant often leads or is responsi...
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