Five Reasons Why Oil & Gas Needs RFID Technology - PART 4

Tim Haïdar

Real-time monitoring in hazardous environments

Given the harsh and hazardous environments that many oil and gas installations operate in, health and safety of industry personnel is a constant and pressing concern.

In an emergency situation where an evacuation may be necessary, a headcount of all employees across the facility can be carried out in seconds with the use of RFID tagged employees and fixed readers, enabling the streamlining of an escape plan with all personnel accounted for.