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Document ID (ISN)31001
CIS number 79-549
ISBN(s) 0-11-512032-7
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Department of Trade, London.
Title Marine activities - Guide to the responsibilities of government departments and agencies.
Bibliographic information H.M. Stationery Office, P.O. Box 569, London SE1 9NH, United Kingdom, 1977. 48p. 45 ref. Price: ú1.00.
Abstract The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 has been extended to cover the occupational safety of those engaged in the exploitation of offshore oil and gas resources in the United Kingdom Continental Shelf. This booklet directs the reader to the government departments responsible for the various aspects of safety at sea. It is in 3 sections: shipping, offshore oil and gas exploration and exploitation, and other subjects (fisheries, etc.). Each section contains a list of the subjects covered, in alphabetical order, giving a reference to the government department with primary responsibility, and these are listed with addresses. The bibliography is in the main a list of the relevant legislation.
Descriptors (primary) deep-sea fishing; public OSH institutions; offshore oil extraction; sea transport; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) national organization; rescue organization; functions; directory; legislation
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Fishing
Water transportation
Petroleum and natural gas industry