Fatigue Management

Fatigue Risk Management Just Got Easier

Simplify Fatigue Risk Management
with Automation

Driving down safety incidents associated with fatigue is of growing importance to employees, managers, and regulators in always-on organizations. Safety-critical industries, such as oil and gas, rely on Shiftboard’s built-in compliance tools to continuously evaluate work schedules for potential issues that could lead to fatigue in the workplace.

  • Ensure no fatigue-related requirements or tricky scheduling scenarios are overlooked with a robust rules-check engine.
  • Proactively rectify rule-violating shifts using real-time schedule audits to ensure compliance before publishing schedules to employees.
  • Empower users to make the correct tradeoff decision with easy-to-understand rule and action impact explanations.

Why Is Fatigue Risk Management
So Challenging?

Complex Rules

Rules are numerous, complex and ever-changing

Scheduling Audits

Schedule audits are time and labor-intensive

Ensure Labor Compliance

Full compliance requires subject matter expertise


Rule deviations are hard to spot and diagnose

Why Does Fatigue Risk Management Matter?

Workers with sleep problems are 1.62 times more likely to get injured than workers with no sleep issues.

Fatigued workers lose 5.6 hours of productive time per week.

Fatigue costs employers about $136 Billion a year in health-related lost productivity.

Worker fatigue was a contributing factor in the 2015 Texas Refinery Explosion, resulting in the tragedy of 15 people killed and 180 injured.

Learn More Best Practices Around Fatigue Management

Article: API RP 755
Are You Compliant?

Learn how to comply with the API’s RP 755 and improve worker safety by addressing worker fatigue.

Case Study:
Shell Oil

See how Shell Oil saves $3 million per year
using Shiftboard’s SchedulePro.

How Shiftboard Helps with Full-Cycle Fatigue Risk Management

Shiftboard offers the only scheduling solution that supports full-cycle fatigue risk management – and our compliance guarantee. Going beyond scheduling rule checks, we empower employees at all job levels to prevent, rectify, and learn about fatigue issues before they occur. In addition to smart tools that assist with schedule planning and day-of management, we also provide purposeful data that helps organizations adapt and continuously improve their fatigue mitigation initiatives.


Cover All Rules and Scheduling Scenarios

Be assured that no scheduling scenarios or requirements are overlooked by automating rule checks against a complete set of built-in industry standards and custom rules. Roll out updated industry rule packs and new custom rules when necessary.


Proactively Detect, Rectify, and Report on Rule Violations

Identify all violating shifts within a schedule at a glance with prominent icons. Generate real-time audit reports, including details on deviations, impacted employees, shift details, and total counts.


Enable Staff at All Levels to Make Compliant Decisions

Receive easy-to-understand explanations of rule deviation and action impact as schedules edits are being made.


Track Rule Overrides and Justifications

As rules need to be overridden to accommodate the unique situation, track the time, event, and reasons for communication, auditing, and compliance purposes.

Shiftboard’s SchedulePro software saved us almost $3M in costs and is a proven solution for API RP 755 compliance. Employee scheduling was a vital concern at an executive level, and they went over and above the call of duty to meet our needs.

Larry Heasley, HR Manager, Shell

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