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Document ID (ISN)101148
CIS number 03-263
ISBN(s) 0-7176-2572-9
Year 2002
Convention or series no. HSE L70
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title A guide to the Offshore Installations and Pipeline Works (Management and Administration) Regulations 1995
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2nd ed., Sep. 2002. iv, 48p. Illus. 24 ref. Price: GBP 10.50.
Abstract This guide presents the text of the Offshore Installations and Pipeline Works (Management and Administration) Regulations 1995 (see CIS 95-804) along with appropriate guidance. Main provisions concern: definition of offshore installations; places and activities to which the Regulations apply; notification of authorities; duties and rights of installation managers; co-operation requirements; record keeping; permits to work; requirements for written health and safety instructions; arrangements for effective communication; safety of helicopter deck operations; operational information requirements; health surveillance; supply drinking water and other provisions; identification of the offshore installation; employers' liability. Replaces CIS 95-1717.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; piping; plant safety and health organization; petroleum and natural gas industry; offshore oil extraction; legislation
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; communications; transport by helicopter; permits-to-work; drinking water; medical supervision; comment on law; workmen's compensation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry
Compressed gases and pressure vessels