Oil & Gas

Clarifying the New PHMSA Operator Qualification (OQ) FAQs

May 16, 2022

The PHMSA OQ Rule, designed to govern the day-to-day performance of an oil and gas worker, went into effect in 2002. New OQ FAQs were released on January 28, 2022 to provide guidance around complying with the legacy rule. While the FAQs don’t carry the weight of the existing regulations, they were released for a reason — to aid businesses in their quest for compliance.

Oil & Gas

6 Steps to OSHA Pipeline Compliance

Mar 21, 2022

Whether it’s a leak detected on a pipeline that led to a significant diesel spill, or an explosion that resulted in multiple employee injuries or even deaths, pipeline accidents wreak havoc on your business, your workers and the local community.