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Document ID (ISN)53332
CIS number 90-5
ISBN(s) 0-11-096840-9
Year 1989
Convention or series no. Statutory Instruments 1989 No.840
Title Health and Safety - The Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 (Application Outside Great Britain) Order 1989 [United Kingdom]
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1989. 5p. Price: GBP 1.35.
Abstract This Order extends the application of the Health and Safety at Work Act (see CIS 74-2099) to certain offshore petroleum installations, and to other installations and activites within UK territorial waters, such as: pipelines; mines; construction and similar work involving structures that are not vessels; loading, unloading, fuelling and provisioning of vessels; diving operations; construction and similar work on a vessel except when performed by its own officers or crew.
Descriptors (primary) offshore oil extraction; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) diving; underwater construction; law; shipbuilding industry; sea transport
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry