|Document ID (ISN)||100113|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Approved Code of Practice and Guidance L123
Health and Safety Commission
||Health care and first aid on offshore installations and pipeline works - Approved Code of Practice and guidance
||HSE Books, P.O.Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2nd ed., 2000. vi, 30p. 20 ref. Price: GBP 6.00.
||The Offshore Installations and Pipeline Works (First-Aid) Regulations 1989 require employers to ensure adequate first-aid and basic health-care provision for all their personnel. This guidance document takes into account the amendments to the regulations in 1993, 1995 and 1999, and includes a revised Code of Practice. It replaces the guidance of 1990 (see CIS 91-12). Contents: comments on the regulations and Code of Practice with emphasis on the responsibilities of the person in control, followed by guidance on the following topics: assessment of first aid and basic health care needs; roles and responsibilities of offshore medical practitioners; roles and responsibilities of offshore first-aid personnel; training objectives for offshore medical practitioners; competencies for offshore first-aid personnel; criteria for the approval of training providers.
||United Kingdom; plant health services; plant safety and health organization; offshore oil extraction; first-aid services
||first-aid equipment; first-aid training; first-aid organization; responsibilities of employers; first aid; information of personnel; comment on law; directive; industrial physicians; first-aid attendants; qualifications
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Mines and quarries
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||First aid and emergency organization
Petroleum and natural gas industry
Occupational health services