I hope the training will have a significant focus on safety. Carroll & Carroll, P.C. has handled many workers compensation cases for gas drilling employees, including drill site workers and truck drivers. Drilling sites can be dangerous places. There have been several employee deaths at the sites around Bradford County, Sullivan County, Tioga County and Susquehanna County.
Here are links to articles from the Towanda Daily Review and the Sayre Morning Times. The Daily Review article has an imbeded video presentation from a Nomac Drilling spokes-person.
The Eastern Training Center and Housing Facility, located on Lamoka Road, has 11 buildings, including six dormitories, a cafeteria, a training center, a non-smoking recreation center, a smaller recreation center for workers who smoke, and a laundromat.
Nomac Drilling LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Chesapeake Energy Corp