STEPS Network Meeting October 20, 2004
Hosted by Robert Gaithright-Acme Truck Lines
Purpose: The South Texas Exploration and Production Safety Network, commonly known as the STEPS Network, promotes safety, health and environmental improvement in the exploration and production of oil and gas in South Texas . The STEPS Network fosters a work environment that relies upon open communication and trust.
Vee Redden, OSHA Assistant Area Director, Corpus Christi Area Office
- 2 work related fatalities reported to the CC Area Office since October 1, 2004 .
- Crushed by concrete during parking lot construction
- Struck by falling structure - oil and gas drilling
Lee Marrs, Dig Tess:
- One call system for locating underground lines. 1-800-DIG -TESS http://www.digtess.com
Bob Albright, JMJ Associates: Incident and Injury Free
John Miles, OSHA Regional Administrator - OSHA/STEPS Alliance
The next meeting will be held November 17, 2004 at 8am at the Holiday Inn Airport in Corpus Christi and will be sponsored by Devon Energy, Lynn Travis.