|Document ID (ISN)||108673|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Guidance on Regulations L72
Health and Safety Commission
||A guide to Borehole Sites and Operations Regulations 1995
||HSE Books, P.O.Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2nd ed., 2008. iv, 60p. 26 ref. Price: GBP 12.50.
||This guide contains the full text of the Borehole Sites and Operations Regulations 1995 (see CIS 95-1187) together with accompanying guidance, which was prepared after widespread consultation with industry. This second edition expands the scope of the guidance to cover boreholes used for the storage of gas in natural strata reservoirs where oil or other commodities had been previously been extracted, and updates references to other regulations and publications. Replaces CIS 96-321.
||United Kingdom; drilling and boring (rock, earth); plant safety and health organization; petroleum and natural gas industry; mining and quarrying; explosion protection
||responsibilities of employers; emergency organization; preventive maintenance; escape and rescue; fire protection; hazard identification; safety checks; comment on law; directive; explosive atmosphere detection; toxic atmosphere detection; permits-to-work; medical supervision
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
Mines and quarries
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport
Petroleum and natural gas industry
Mining and quarrying