Supply Chain Lessons From the Texas Deep Freeze
As nearly 4 million Texans sat without heat or power last week, it raised a lot of questions about why close to 50% of power generated in Texas comes from natural gases or why 46,000 megawatts sat offline in one day.
Oil & Gas
Pipeline Safety: Risk Management Systems Key To Protecting Pipelines
Safety and compliance will continue to be top of mind for U.S. oil and gas producers in 2021 as scrutiny from government regulators and environmental protection organizations intensifies. The industry faces new rules and ongoing challenges, including the need to protect workers and their communities during a pandemic, the rollout of the first installment of the new “Mega Rule” pipeline safety regulations, and a significant increase in overall regulatory oversight due to the ability to readily conduct virtual audits.
Study Shows Safety is Top of Mind, Yet Often Left Unchecked
Effective vendor risk management is increasingly important as global supply chains become more complex and interconnected. Organizations must manage complicated networks of outside vendors, ensuring that occupational health and safety compliance is a top priority that extends throughout their entire supply chain.