The Workforce area focuses on establishing programs that educate, engage and evaluate the workforce on the most critical safety hazards found at their worksites and actions they can take to minimize their exposure.
Key steps that companies might take within this area to improve overall safety focus on training & qualifications, communication and engagement, and oversight and feedback.
OSA Participant Action 3: Ensure Worker Awareness & Knowledge of Life Saving Actions supports this area by asking Participants to require that their employees on location have completed an orientation with a focus on all life saving actions.
OSA Participant Action 6: Improve Effectiveness in Preventing and Mitigating High Consequence Well Control Incidents includes steps to verify that appropriate worksite personnel understand and maintain well control barriers and practices and to ensure that appropriate worksite personnel are trained in well control methods through an accredited program.
The purpose is to establish programs to educate, engage and evaluate the workforce.
The key elements of a successful Workforce are: