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Risk Tolerance and Human Performance

Many companies deliver a good safety performance when measured by conventional metrics, yet unplanned events continue to occur despite the relatively mature and robust management systems present in such organizations. The performance determining factor in such an environment is generally not procedures or systems, but how people behave within these work control processes.
About the Presenters: Norm Ritchie’s 34 years in the oil and gas industry have been split equally between Exploration & Production and consulting companies.

Rick Theriau has 38 years in oil and gas and has worked predominantly in the drilling & completions service side of the industry. The roles allowed for the development of his skill set and the development of future leaders.