The American Petroleum Institute (API) is the only national trade association that represents all aspects of America’s oil and natural gas industry. Our more than 625 corporate members, from the largest major oil company to the smallest of independents, come from all segments of the industry. They are producers, refiners, suppliers, marketers, pipeline operators and marine transporters, as well as service and supply companies that support all segments of the industry. Although our focus is primarily domestic, in recent years our work has expanded to include a growing international dimension, and today API is recognized around the world for its broad range of programs

http://www.api.org/news-policy-and-issues/top-industry-policy-issues

Celebrating more than 60 years of service to our members and industry, the Association of Desk and Derrick Clubs (ADDC) is a dynamic organization and an industry leader in promoting education of the petroleum, energy, and allied industries. ADDC is a major contributor of energy education through informative programs, on-site field trips, workshops, seminars, and teaching publications.

http://www.addc.org/energy-links/energy-industry-links

The Association of Energy Service Companies (AESC) is the premier association of the energy service industry. We provide information and assistance to members in many important areas of ourindustry, including:

♦ Management and safety conferences   ♦  Meetings with government officials, both Regulatory and Congressional   ♦  Cooperation with industry organizations   ♦  Safety and training materials   ♦  Technology development   ♦  Environmental compliance materials   ♦  Monitoring of the Federal Register   ♦  Oilfield theft prevention   ♦  Well Servicing Magazine and www.WellServicingMagazine.com   ♦  Chapter, committee, and national meetings   ♦  Safety statistics program   ♦  Rig count program   ♦  Scholarship program for member company employees and legal dependents

http://www.aesc.net/Default.aspx

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is the leading national public health institute of the United States. The CDC is a United States federal agency under the Department of Health and Human Services, headquartered near Atlanta, Georgia.

Its main goal is to protect public health and safety through the control and prevention of disease, injury, and disability in the US and internationally. The CDC focuses national attention on developing and applying disease control and prevention. It especially focuses its attention on infectious disease, food borne pathogens, environmental health, occupational safety and health, health promotion, injury prevention and educational activities designed to improve the health of United States citizens. In addition, the CDC researches and provides information on non-infectious diseases such as obesity and diabetes and is a founding member of the International Association of National Public Health Institutes.

https://www.cdc.gov

Since 1940, the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC) has exclusively represented the worldwide oil and gas drilling industry. IADC’s vision is for the drilling industry to be recognized for its vital role in enabling the global economy and its high standards of safety, environmental stewardship and operational efficiency.

http://www.iadc.org

The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 established NIOSH as a research agency focused on the study of worker safety and health, and empowering employers and workers to create safe and healthy workplaces. NIOSH is part of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It has the mandate to assure “every man and woman in the Nation safe and healthful working conditions and to preserve our human resources.” NIOSH has more than 1,300 employees from a diverse set of fields including epidemiology, medicine, nursing, industrial hygiene, safety, psychology, chemistry, statistics, economics, and many branches of engineering.

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh

Monitoring & Improving Orientation Standards for the US Land Contractor Community. SafeLandUSA is a volunteer organization comprising major and independent operating companies, contractors, industry associations, and educators with the purpose of promoting a standardized safety orientation for workers in the US Onshore E&P Industry.

http://www.safelandusa.org/

Texas Oil & Gas Association (TXOGA) is a statewide trade association with approximately 5,000 members representing every facet of the Texas oil and gas industry including small independents and major producers. Collectively, TXOGA members account for over 90 percent of all oil and natural gas produced in Texas, they operate a vast majority of the State’s pipeline mileage and gas processing capacity, and they are responsible for a preponderance of the State’s refining capacity.TEXAS OIL & GAS ASSOCIATION

https://www.txoga.org