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How Is Safety Inspection Software Used In The Oil & Gas Industry

Site inspection software is one of the most important tools in the oil and gas industry. Oil and gas companies are using site and safety inspection software to meet regulatory requirements, reduce paperwork, analyze deficiencies, and improve productivity. The software solutions are helping companies save money in the new realities of the oil and gas industry. safety inspection software is imperative in ensuring that regulatory requirements are met.

Meet Regulatory Requirements
Safety inspection software is imperative in ensuring that regulatory requirements are met. Regulatory fines can be a huge drain on company resources and keeping track of all the different regulatory filing deadlines can be a full time job. The software ensures that workers know when regulatory deadlines are quick approaching.

The software also keeps track of different reportable issues. This protects a company from issues arising from misreporting or not reporting issues that should be reported to regulatory agencies. The reports issued by the software can be available for inspection by pertinent regulators whenever required.

Paperwork Reduction
Companies are drowning in paperwork. Oil and gas companies are no different. Paperwork has two inherent problems. One is the pure volume of paperwork generated. Another problem is the lack of easily pulling important information from the paperwork. In a digital world where quick access is important, this is a drawback to the old pen and paper inspections.

Safety inspection software makes its digital information available to stakeholders in real time. Data can be collected on mobile devices and quickly collated into data on servers where it can be analyzed for potential deficiencies.

Deficiency Analysis
Through data collection and analysis in site inspection software, it is possible to identify deficiencies quickly and without wasted time. Deficiencies can be prioritized in the order they need to be fixed in. This allows for more efficient deficiency mitigation by ensuring that deficiencies are cleared in a systematic process.

Deficiency analysis is an excellent to find processes that are failing and that can be improved. Inefficient processes lead to millions in lost revenue in the Canadian oil and gas industry alone. By reducing the effect of deficiencies on inefficient processes, companies can see productivity improvements.

Productivity Improvements
Deficiencies are often associated with productivity problems. Fixing these deficiencies before they affect productivity can lead to overall productivity improvements in oil and gas facilities. This is particularly important in these times of stress in the industry.

There are also productivity improvements with the site and safety inspection team. They are able decrease the time needed to perform their inspections with the software tools. By utilizing the software, they have a systematic approach to ensure that all elements are inspected in the most efficient way possible.

Paperwork reduction, productivity improvements, deficiency analysis, and regulatory requirements are all ways that site inspection software is being used in the oil and gas industry. Expanding use of this software can only help companies increase profitability in the current oil and gas climate.


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Jun 28, 2016 Category: Articles Posted by: admin



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