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Oil and Gas Indutry now

07/02/2015
Oil prices fall to five-year low

Oil prices fall to five-year low; 250,000 jobs at stake in 8 states
Posted on December 29, 2014 | By Collin Eaton Houston Chronicle

USA Today

Planned oil industry layoffs in the U.S. are approaching 100,000 in the past four months with more likely to come.

Oil prices fall to five-year low; 250,000 jobs at stake in 8 states

Posted on December 29, 2014 | By Houston Chronicle

We were humming right along and all of a sudden it came to a stop. What happened?

Why did Oil drop? Why did we start stacking Rigs? Why are we still buying foreign Oil?

How Dangerous Is Our Industry?

07/01/2015
Occupational Safety & Health Administration
From 2003 to 2010, 823 oil and gas extraction workers were killed on the job-a fatality rate seven times greater than the rate for all U.S. industries

How safe are we? Has the Industry changed and become a safer place to work. I still have to tell at least 5 people a day to put on their safety glasses.  I catch guys on a regular basis without fall protection or secondary fall protection. No work permit and on & on.