High-Performance Crisis Management
miércoles, 21 de julio de 2021
In our latest blog, Dave Rouse, Response Manager, talks about why New Zealand's Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, is unarguably one of the most effective crisis leaders of recent times.
We then highlight the three components needed to combine and work in harmony for world-class crisis management teams to achieve high performance.
Interview with Chris Battaglia from Focus Wildlife
jueves, 15 de julio de 2021
In this interview, Chris talks about the risk of a lack of oiled wildlife responders in the next generation and how the GOWRS service is helping address this by bringing more sustainability and resilience to the wildlife response community.
Q&A with Rosie Buse, Principal Consultant on OSRL’s Crisis Management Story
jueves, 8 de julio de 2021
We caught up with Rosie Buse, Principal Consultant, to talk about OSRL's crisis management services story and why structure, skillset and mindset are fundamental to effective crisis management.
We discuss why offering crisis management services isn't new to OSRL, how OSRL can help organisations and a free initial crisis preparedness assessment tool.
Ten simple things you can do to improve your oil spill preparedness.
martes, 18 de mayo de 2021
Lucy Short, Principal Consultant talks about whether the priority of oil spill preparedness within oil companies may have waned during the pandemic. Lucy provides a list as a guide to help organisations put in place some prevention barriers and readiness actions.
The ultimate aim of the list is to help you and your organisation improve your preparedness.
The Global Logistics Team Successfully Test new Brexit Procedures
lunes, 17 de mayo de 2021
An update from the Global Logistics Lead Ho Yei Ling on the Global Logistics team and a successful test of new Brexit procedures.
We also hear from the Travel Team on how they were focussing on new processes and procedures to keep our travellers safe during the global pandemic.
Interview with Valeria Ruoppolo, the Director of Aiuká
miércoles, 5 de mayo de 2021
Our Wildlife Preparedness & Response Manager, Paul Kelway kicked off our GOWRS Wildlife Partners interview series with an interview with Valeria Ruoppolo at Aiuká in Brazil.
How have we been looking after the wellbeing of our employees during the pandemic?
miércoles, 7 de abril de 2021
The pandemic and the rise of remote working has created several wellbeing challenges for people and businesses worldwide. At OSRL, the Crisis Management Team recognised this fact and prioritised wellbeing from the very beginning.
Andrew Couch, Wellbeing Lead, talks about how we have been looking after the wellbeing of our employees throughout the pandemic.
Face to Face Training in Times of Pandemic – Trainers’ Perspective
martes, 16 de marzo de 2021
We have completed our first face-to-face customised training in Singapore since the circuit breaker in April 2020, whilst adhering to Covid safety measures. This attests to our dedication to both preparedness and response solutions, whether in an emergency or peacetime.
In this article, we hear from our Trainers, Yow Lih Hern and Norman Ramos on their experience.
A Bird's eye view of seabird rescue at SANCCOB
miércoles, 3 de marzo de 2021
After receiving a request for assistance from GOWRS and Seabird rescue specialist SANCCOB, OSRL staff at our South Africa base helped support ongoing efforts to care for nearly 2,000 Cape cormorant chicks.
Here, Shamen Bunsee, Response Specialist recounts his experience of helping with the rescue effort and his new-found appreciation for all the work that goes into wildlife response and for SANCCOB's team.
The Benefits of Hiring Oil Spill Response Equipment
martes, 2 de marzo de 2021
What are the benefits of hiring Tier 1 oil spill response equipment? Find out why operators find hiring equipment a cost effective way to meet operational and regulatory requirments for drilling operations.