Category: Oilfield Injuries

The Midland, Texas region is known for its rich oil deposits. These have brought economic prosperity to the region, but have also caused strain. Expecting the oil boom to be followed by a crash, the region has not upgraded its infrastructure, and is becoming overwhelmed. So far, the growth shows…

The Oil Boom One Death is One Too Many

Recent oil booms across the country are providing a significant boon to both the national and local economies. Reports by CNN and Forbes detail the rising productivity in both North Dakota and Texas respectively, two of the biggest hotspots for oil production, with both attracting thousands of workers looking for…