Hydrogen Sulfide in the Oil & Gas Industry

Hydrogen sulfide is a common hazard in the oil & gas industry in just about every play in some fashion or another regardless of the segment of the industry – upstream, midstream, and downstream. There are methods and equipment available to make the environment less hazardous and reduce the risks associated with hydrogen sulfide. Specific work practices can be instituted, as well, to reduce the risks.

 

The webinar will review the common methods, equipment, and safe work practices that will assist, if instituted, in decreasing the hazards associated with hydrogen sulfide. It will address updated voluntary training standards for workers working in environments with hydrogen sulfide present or potentially present.

 

Speaker:


Wayne Vanderhoof

Wayne Vanderhoof, CSP, is a Senior Health & Safety Consultant for RETTEW, an engineering, environment, and safety consulting practice with more than 450 people based in Lancaster, PA. He manages the western Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia area for RETTEW in the Safety Consulting Group. RETTEW provides services to industries including oil & gas, manufacturing, construction, and municipalities.


Mr. Vanderhoof has more than 25 years of safety experience in worker safety and health in engineering companies, manufacturing companies, and the oil & gas companies. He is a Professional Member of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE). He was a member of the most recent ANSI Z390.1 Committee and is an Authorized Trainer for SafeLand USA, is an OSHA Outreach Trainer for both the General Industry and Construction Industry, and is an Authorized H2S Instructor.


Register for this free webinar below!

DATE: May 15, 2018

TIME: 2:00PM ET - 1:00PM CT - 11:00AM PT


Sponsors:

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Columbia Southern University offers flexible online continuing education courses for safety specialists interested in taking the next step in their career. Earn CEUs while covering relevant topics including construction safety, OSHA policies, and industrial hygiene or prepare for the ASP and CPE exams. Learn more about our online safety degrees, workshops and CEU offerings. www.columbiasouthern.edu/safetyceu

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Date: May 15, 2018

Time: 2:00 PM ET

Duration: 1 Hour

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