{tag_pagetitle} Smith Energy Services
Safety & Training

Smith Energy employs a full-time company Safety Director to monitor, administer, and oversee its overall Safety and a full-time Safety Trainer to oversee it's training program. The director is responsible for keeping the company's Safety Manual and Training Programs up-to-date and distributed to all affected parties. He also makes sure that the company maintains qualified workers by periodically performing Operation Qualification (OQ) testing, OSHA testing, and testing required by its customers and governing bodies. The Director is also responsible for onsite safety procedures and for conducting accident and incident investigation, claims reporting and tracking, and safety and training program development.

The company conducts regular monthly safety meetings for all of its field personnel.

The company also retains a risk consultant company to help the company keep adequate insurance limits to protect its assets and to reduce or limit the company's risk or exposures. This company is Smith Energy's link to the insurance carriers who write their coverage. They work with the carriers to maintain insurance coverage and to do claims resolution. The company's risk consulting company is:

JM Risk Management Company of the Southwest, Inc.
305 FM 474
Boerne, Texas 78006

Consultant: Jim Macdonald

Safety Manual

The company has a complete Safety Manual. The manual outlines all areas of the company’s business where safety hazards may exist. New employee orientation includes familiarizing and testing the new employee with the company’s safety policies and procedures.