The Energy Chamber will be hosting the 1st Guyana Safety Forum on December 6th, 2018.
The theme of the forum in 2018 will be “Building a safety culture for the new hydrocarbon industry”.
A safety culture is crucial for the development the energy sector in any nation. There are many inherent risks in the energy sector but, through a deep understanding of the risks there are pathways to safe and efficient operations. At the forum, industry leaders will share perspectives on developing a safety culture, addressing risk, safety and operational excellence and contractor management.
Objectives for the forum:
Discuss the role and importance of safety culture in achieving the desired HSE performance in the hydrocarbon industry
Evaluate current approaches to safety culture and explore strategies to improve safety culture in the industry
Discuss the importance of engagement of employees to achieve the desired safety culture
Topics to be discussed:
What drives Safety Culture?
Why Safety Culture matters
Addressing risk with integrated ownership of safety
Safety and Operational Excellence
Contractor Safety Management: STOW and the benefits of the programme in achieving & maintaining a positive safety culture