pipeline safety

Safety Manual

Applied Consultants Safety Commitment is to encourage a safety culture and positive work environment that will effectively identify and manage risk
through recognition and educating our employees.

It is the policy of Applied Consultants to provide services that exceed the expectations and needs of our customers, in a safe and environmentally friendly

Applied employs 3 full time Safety Professionals with over 30 years of Safety and OQ experience in the oil and gas industry to assure all of the clients
Safety and OQ requirements are met and maintained throughout the project.

Our Safety Professionals are NCCER, Master Trainers, Energy WorldNet, Evaluators, Veriforce Evaluators and PEC/Safeland Instructors. They are on call 24/7 to assure all clients. Safety and OQ needs are met.


Applied Consultants, Inc. is a member of a consortium administered by Drug and Alcohol Testing of East Texas. All employees are pre-employment and post accident tested, with quarterly random testing performed. All positive and false positive results are reviewed by a medical review officer.Applied Consultants, Inc. anti-drug plan meets the Research and Special Programs Administration, Drug testing Regulations, as set for in 49 CFR Part 199 and the Department of Transportation, Procedures for Transportation Workplace Drug Testing Programs as set forth in 49 CFR Part 40. 


In order to meet the diverse needs of our customers, Applied Consultants, Inc. has developed an Operator Qualification Plan. This plan complies with the Department of Transportation (DOT) Office of Pipeline Safety Operations Qualifications Rule, 49 CFR Subpart N and 195 Subpart G, Qualification of Pipeline Personnel. Personnel qualified under this plan must be experienced in the appropriate task(s) then pass an exam for each covered task. Applied Consultants has contracted with various firms for web-based, written or observed training. This plan is available for customer review.  

Applied Consultants depends on PEC to provide our employees with APECstandardized training programs and contractor evaluation processes ensuring quality control and minimizing risks that an Operator is exposed to when using Contractors. We strive to minimize unnecessary duplication of efforts while ultimately making the workplace a safer environment.  

ISNetworld is a database for connecting corporations with safe, reliable contractors/suppliersISnet from other industries. ISN collects self-reported conformance information from contractors/suppliers, verifies its accuracy, and then reports the results to allow corporations to select those resources that best meet internal and governmental requirements. While striving to provide superior services to those connected with Applied Consultants, it is our obligation to keep our account at an excellent status in order to stay compliant with our clients and future clients.   

Applied Consultants assures that their quality innovative solutions Veriforceare up to date by managing their unique requirements quickly and effectively by providing our employees with training through Veriforce.

In order for Applied Consultant’s to maintain a safe, productive, and NCCERsustainable workforce of craft professionals, we must make sure our employees obtain credentials from NCCER which allows organizations and companies to track the qualifications of our their craft professionals and/or check the qualifications of possible new hires all while maintaining these records in a secure database.