Colorado State Of Mind: Oil And Gas Worker Safety

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An oil and gas worker pours a defoaming agent into the drill string.

The oil and gas industry is six times deadlier than other U.S. jobs, and Inside Energy has covered this topic in-depth in our Dark Side Of The Boom series. Last week, data journalist Jordan Wirfs-Brock was a guest on Colorado State Of Mind to discuss safety practices in Wyoming and North Dakota and actions that could make the oil and gas industry less dangerous.

View the segment below, or the entire episode at Rocky Mountain PBS: