Health, Safety and Environment

At Basic, safety is integrated into everything we do. Our commitment to safety has enabled Basic to become the first company to earn memberships in the Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program and the Oil and Gas Safe Site Program by the New Mexico Occupational Health and Safety Bureau.

To help ensure everyone goes home safely each day, we have implemented a wide range of programs and actions, including:

Our Basics-To-Success (BTS) Training Program

Management & Employee Driven Safety (MEDS) Cards

Comprehensive Defensive Driving Courses for all Drivers

Trained Field Safety Representatives

Regular Field & Yard Safety Inspections

Mandatory Job Safety Analysis (JSA) reports, daily/weekly safety meetings, company-wide conference calls, monthly yard-level safety meetings

Safety is an Integral Part of Our Mission

Elements of our Safety Policy which support our Mission include:

Our employees are our most valuable assets

All accidents are preventable

Our employees' primary job responsibility is the safe completion of their assigned work

We enable our employees to fulfill that responsibility by providing the appropriate training, equipment and work environment

Our employees are granted the authority to slow down or shut down an operation they believe jeopardizes the safety of people, property or the environment

Basic Training

Training to Take Your Career Further

As a dynamic and growing company that focuses on services throughout the life of the well, Basic offers employees training that enables them to move their careers forward to where they want to be. We offer a range of training programs including Drilling and Well Service Programs, Safety Courses, Technology Courses, and Environmental Courses.

Whatever course you choose, you are assured of benefiting from Basic’s proven and proprietary standards of operations known as “BASICs to Success”.

Safety Training

Taking Skills to the Next Level

At Basic Energy Services, we train all employees so that they have the skills and education required for their specific role. In addition to field level training, we offer Management Leadership Training to support our managers in their regions. In every training course, we follow "BASICs to Success" – our company's proprietary standards of operation.

Our Training Programs include:

             Drilling and Well Servicing Programs

             Environmental Courses

             Technology Courses

             Safety Courses



Safety Program

A Culture of Safety

To support our HSE objectives we've developed a range of safe work practices which includes: JSA's, daily tailgate safety meetings, weekly safety company-wide conference calls, monthly yard-level safety meetings, extensive incident review processes and routine field & yard inspections.

Our employees are granted the authority to slow down or shut down an operation they believe jeopardizes the safety of people, property or the environment. As an added measure to ensure safety, proper operations and good employee relationships, we offer the services of our Whistleblower Hotline, which enables employees to report their concerns.