Safety Statistics    

                                                       

Industry Safety Performance
Annual Average Lost-Time Accident Frequency Rates of
Regular Members (Contractors) participating in
the James L. Abraham Pipeline Construction Safety Performance Awards Program

2011-2015

Category 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011
Mainline -   0.256 -0.127 0.678 0.357
Distribution - --0.000 -0.000 0.217 0.090
Specialty (Transportation) - --0.000 1.025- 0.000 0.050
Specialty (Other) (over 20,000 Man Hours) - --0.000 -0.000 0.000 0.360
Specialty (Other) (under 20,000 Man Hours) - --0.000 -0.000 0.000 0.000
 

2006-2010

Category 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Mainline 0.497 0.35 0.40 0.11 0.56
Distribution 0,496 0.30 0.30 0.37 0.42
Specialty (Transportation) 1.743 0.00 2.27 1.08 0.00
Specialty (Other) (over 20,000 Man Hours) 0.000 0.00 0.24 1.41 0.00
Specialty (Other) (under 20,000 Man Hours) 0.000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

2001-2005

Category 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001
Mainline  0.00* 0.00 0.00 1.72 1.25
Distribution 0.74 1.47 1.07 0.62 0.87
Specialty (Transportation)  0.00*  0.00*   0.00* 12.5 3.03
Specialty (Other) (over 20,000 Man Hours) 0.00 0.00   0.00* NIL NIL
Specialty (Other) (under 20,000 Man Hours) 0.00 0.00  0.00 0.00 0.00
*Threshold of minimum man hours worked not met

1996-2000

Category 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996
Mainline 2.88 1.58 1.24 1.26 1.63
Distribution 0.71 0.66 1.91 1.32 2.97
Specialty (Transportation) 5.38 7.95 6.71 12.2 9.42
Specialty (Other) (over 20,000 Man Hours) 4.63 1.92 3.31 6.80 -
Specialty (Other) (under 20,000 Man Hours) 0.00 - - - -
 

1991-1995

Category 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991
Mainline 1.92 1.51 1.76 2.92 3.16
Distribution 4.00 3.11 3.32 4.29 4.98
Specialty (Transportation) 10.8 15.7 9.26 4.16 12.1
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The James L. Abraham Pipeline Construction Safety Performance Awards Program recognizes best safety performance for work performed in Canada in the following five categories:
 
1. Lowest lost-time accident frequency for contractors working Mainline Pipeline Construction with 50,000 man hours or more worked.
2. Lowest lost-time accident frequency for contractors working Distribution Pipeline Construction with 20,000 man hours or more worked.
3. Lowest lost-time accident frequency for Specialty Contractors (Transportation) with 20,000 man hours or more worked (stockpiling,hauling and stringing pipe, hauling equipment, weights and other materials).
4. Lowest lost-time accident frequency for Specialty Contractors (Other than Transportation) with 20,000 man hours or more worked (double-jointing, road boring,blasting, directional drilling, concrete products, hydrostatic testing, and coating contractors).
5. Lowest lost-time accident frequency for Specialty Contractors (Other than Transportation) with more than 2,500 but less than 20,000 man hours worked (double-jointing, road boring, blasting, directional drilling, concrete products, hydrostatic testing, and coating contractors).

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