TITLE

DISPOSABLE WORKERS OF THE OIL AND GAS FIELDS

AUTHOR(S)
Ring, Ray
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
High Country News;4/2/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the issues involving violent deaths of some oil and gas field workers in the U.S. The author pointed that some companies have been negligent of securing workers' safety in the field which causes injuries and deaths. He emphasized that the deaths of some workers may set as example for oil and gas companies to be responsible enough of securing industrial safety. Discussion about some workers who were killed due to industrial accidents is provided. Moreover, several charts are presented that lists the rates of fatalities in the energy field for the year 2000 to 2006. INSET: ABOUT THIS PROJECT.
ACCESSION #
24636924

 

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