safety board

safety board

[′sāf·tē ‚bȯrd]
(petroleum engineering)
A board placed in a derrick for a worker to stand on when handling drill rods at single, double, triple, or quadruple levels; the boards are placed at suitable heights to handle a stand of drill rods for that number of joints.
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On November 1, 2017, Transport Canada informed the Transportation Safety Board of Canada that the department fully supports the Boards recommendation to acquire rail surface condition data and incorporate it into its planning cycle for regulatory train track inspections.
The risk of CO poisoning is "generally overlooked and underestimated" by both pilots and mechanics, the safety board said.
Also, the article misstates how National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) leaders are selected.
The Texas Legislature's efforts to beef up state oversight and avert deadly disasters like the 2013 West fertilizer plant explosion have been "not entirely adequate," the federal Chemical Safety Board says in its final report on the disaster.
THE Dutch Safety Board has identified the area from which, it said, the missile that downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was launched.
LAHEY (CyHAN)- The Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 crash was caused by a Buk missile system, the Dutch Safety Board concluded in one of its final reports published on Tuesday.
TORONTO -- A fiery oil train derailment in Ontario this month suggests new safety requirements for tank cars carrying flammable liquids are inadequate, Canada's transport safety board announced Monday.
Members of the national Safety Board will piece together the remains of the plane on a frame to determine exactly what brought down flight MH17 and killed all 298 people on board.
The National Transportation Safety Board has made recommendations over the change and has begun to inspect lithium-ion batteries on Boeing 787 Dreamliners as two batteries on these planes ignited into flames last year.
Kengo Yoshimitsu, a Japan Transport Safety Board official, told reporters that displays in the cockpit so far did not show anything strange during the test.
The Japan Transport Safety Board had initially said the battery for the auxiliary power unit was intact, but later found the slight swelling following detailed scrutiny through a computed tomography scan.
He served on numerous boards and commissions including the Building Safety Board of the State of California, the San Francisco Building Inspection Commission, the San Francisco Joint Electrical Code Advisory Committee, the Board of Regents of Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption in San Francisco and the Board of the Museo Italo Americano.