Rice Bros. Trucking Ltd. is aware of the incredibly important role safety plays in our industry of oil and gas and the safe transportation of the equipment involved in the industry. Our owners want to get home safely at the end of the day. They want all of their employees to get home safely at the end of the day and they want everyone else on the roads and lease locations to also make it home to their families safely at the end of each day.
Rice Bros. Trucking Ltd. strives to continuously improve their safety program and job procedures. Rice Bros. Trucking Ltd. wants all employees to feel safe while doing their job and wants all other companies who work alongside Rice Bros. Trucking Ltd. to have confidence in the role that safety and compliance with regulations and procedures has within Rice Bros. Trucking Ltd. as an organization. Whether our drivers are hauling rig equipment, rig mats, tanks or shacks, we want safety to be the number one concern.
Rice Bros. Trucking Ltd. follows all industry recommended safety practices, we also follow IRP-16, we have SECOR through Enform, our drivers have Petroleum Safety Training Certificates. We are federally regulated and are able to haul your loads in Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia and Manitoba. We have a Safety Coordinator to address all safety-related issues. Rice Bros. Trucking follows all OHS laws and regulations and NSC directives, Commercial Vehicle Safety Regulations, Transportation of Dangerous Goods and Transport Canada Regulations. Employees within Rice Bros. Trucking are required to have First Aid Training, H2S Training, TDG and WHMIS as well as training within Rice Bros. Trucking. New employees must proceed through our Drug and Alcohol regulation including testing.
Drivers complete daily Hazard Assessment and Control Forms and Vehicle and Equipment Inspection Forms. We have regular Company Safety Meetings and Tool Box meetings. Trucks are inspected and maintained regularly by certified professionals.
Rice Bros. Trucking Ltd. can be found on the safety websites Isnetworld and Complyworks. Contact our Safety Coordinator to be linked to us in these websites.
On May 10th, 2012 Rice Bros Trucking Ltd. was presented with the Safety and Environmental Stewardship Award from Cenovus Energy for exemplary contributions to foster and promote environment, health and safety excellence in the workplace. This prestigious award also came with a generous donation of $5,000 made to Jumpstart by Cenovus on behalf of Rice Bros Trucking Ltd..