February 25, 2020
Energy Safety Canada is developing Fit for Duty: A Program Development Guideline. This guideline provides direction for developing an effective fit for duty program that ensures workers have the capacity to safely conduct work. The guideline goes hand in hand with the Fit for Duty Life Saving Rule.
Fit-for-Duty-Toolbox-Talk.pdf Fit-for-Duty-Toolbox-Talk-(Notes-Included).pdf Fit-for-Duty-Workplace-Exposures-Toolbox-Talk.pdf Fit-for-Duty-Covid-19-Toolbox-Talk.pdf
February 6, 2020
The purpose of this guide is to outline and encourage a standard set of directional signals for guiding vehicles at worksites. Standard directional signals across the industry improve communication between drivers and guides and reduce the risk of vehicle related incidents. The goal is to prevent accidents and injuries that could occur due to blind spots and undetected movement of personnel and equipment.
December 2, 2019
The purpose of this guideline is to help organizations in the oil and gas sector design and implement an effective journey management program. The goal of the guideline is to assist in assessing journey risk exposures and in minimizing unnecessary trips.
November 25, 2019
The Creating an Effective Management System for Respect in the Workplace: A Program Development Guide discusses strategies and responsibilities for creating respect in the workplace.
July 11, 2019
The guideline focuses on outdoor lighting requirements for mobilization and demobilization of drilling equipment on a lease site, ancillary drilling activities and lease site servicing operations. The intent of this guideline is to clarify roles and responsibilities, assist operators and contractors with determining minimum lighting requirements, and improve the safety and security of people and property on lease sites.
June 10, 2019
A PSI is any event where a reasonable and informed person would determine that under slightly different circumstances, there would be a high likelihood for serious injury to a person. This guideline is intended to assist the oil and gas industry in the identification and reporting of incidents with the potential to cause serious injury to a person.
December 14, 2018
This guideline discusses the prevention and safe management of hydrates and ice in process equipment. This guideline was adapted from a Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) guide on hydrates.
November 23, 2018
This guideline has been developed to provide light and medium duty vehicle operators in the petroleum industry with general information to avoid injury and damage while attempting to recover stuck vehicles. While acknowledging that every situation is unique and must be evaluated, this document gives an overview of commonly used equipment, and the general process to use, as well as identifies common hazards.
October 18, 2018
The guideline offers a perspective on the competencies required for supervisors to achieve superior site management outcomes in health, safety, environment, operations and social responsibility. The activities, knowledge and skills that are expected to enhance a supervisor's performance are outlined in the guideline. The guideline provides an outline to help build a company-specific training matrix and tools that can be used by any organization.
August 9, 2018
This document provides guidance on developing a program for the selection, use and care of flame resistant workwear (FRW) for protection against exposure of individuals to a hydrocarbon flash fire, arc flash or related thermal hazards.