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Document ID (ISN)34362
CIS number 80-1757
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Title Offshore safety
Bibliographic information HM Stationery Office, P.O. Box 569, London SE1 9NH, United Kingdom, Mar. 1980. 300p. Price: ú6.50.
Abstract Report of the Burgoyne Committee set up by the U.K. Secretary of State for Energy. Contents: offshore safety legislation, administration and enforcement; experience in the industry of fatalities, serious accidents and dangerous occurrences: areas of particular danger; nature, coverage and effectiveness of offshore safety legislation; conclusions and recommendations; numerous appendices, including review of relevant United Kingdom legislation, US and Norwegian safety legislation and enforcement, review of accident statistics.
Descriptors (primary) offshore oil extraction; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) occupational accidents; responsibilities of employers; report; diving; statistics; safety training in industry; plant safety organization; role of government; research; design of equipment; comment on law; emergency organization
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry