OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 37 Oil and Gas Wells

Section 758 Drilling rig, service rig and snubbing unit inspections

(1) An employer must ensure that the drilling rig, service rig or snubbing unit is inspected by a competent worker

(a) before it is placed into service, and

(b) every seventh day on which it is used for as long as it is in service.

(2) The competent worker must prepare a report of the inspection and the employer must keep a copy of the report

(a) at the work site where the drilling rig, service rig or snubbing unit is in service, and

(b) at the employer’s principal place of business in Alberta for at least one year from the date of the inspection.