A Culture of Safety

Mobile Augers is recognized as an industry leader in drilling safety.


Our goal is zero workplace injuries, and our culture of safety begins with our people. We strive to employ healthy, productive employees by providing a supportive work environment.  

An important part of our safety management program is our modern drill fleet that has many safety features included as part of the drill design. These features include:

  • Auto-stop rotation levers

  • Electronic safety curtain

  • Emergency stop buttons at the back of the drills and truck cabs

  • Certified drill towers

  • Engineered hoisting / lifting bales with lifting capacity of 4 tons

  • Custom-made safeguards


Standard Staff Training

Our basic staff training includes: 

  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods

  • H2S Alive

  • Standard First Aid w/ Level C CPR and AED

  • CSTS (Constructions Safety Training System)

  • Weights and Dimensions

  • Ground Disturbance Level II (Global Certified)

  • eRailSafe

  • OSSA (Oil Sands Safety Association)


  • Pre-trip / Post-trip Inspections

  • Electronic Driver Logs

  • Wilderness Awareness

  • Leadership for Safety Excellence

  • Pipeline Construction Safety Training

  • Petroleum Oriented Safety Training

Federal and Provincial Safety Standards

Mobile Augers meets or exceeds all provincial and federal safety standards, and holds associate membership in the Alberta Construction Safety Association (ACSA), and has earned an ACSA Certificate of Recognition.

We are also members of ISNetworld, CanQual, Avetta, Complyworks, Veriforce, Browz, Icab and Gold Shovel

Safety Questions?

If you have any questions regarding our safety program, please ask any staff member, or contact:
Mobile Augers and Research Ltd. 
Tel: (780) 436-3960 Toll Free: 1-888-428-4374