Personal safety

Halliburton Life Rules are a set of nine core factors adopted from the IOGP Life-Saving Rules that affect personal safety. They are based on our health, safety, and environment (HSE) standards and communicate critical requirements to our employees.

Bypassing Safety Controls

Obtain authorization before overriding or disabling safety controls.

Confined Space

Obtain authorization before entering a confined space.


Follow safe driving rules.

Energy Isolation

Verify isolation and zero energy before work begins.

Hot Work

Control flammable and ignition sources.

Line of Fire

Keep yourself and others out of the line of fire.

Safe Mechanical Lifting

Plan lifting operations and control the area.

Work Authorization

Work with a valid permit when required.

Working at Height

Protect yourself against a fall when working at height.