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Document ID (ISN)59862
CIS number 93-356
ISBN(s) 0-10-541592-8
Year 1992
Convention or series no. Chapter 15
Title Offshore Safety Act 1992 [United Kingdom]
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1992. 8p. Price: GBP 2.30.
Abstract This Act, enacted 6 March 1992, extends the application of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 (see CIS 74-2099) to ensure the safety, health and welfare of persons on offshore installation or engaged on pipe-line works, and to secure the safe construction, operation and dismantling of offshore installations and pipe-lines. Penalties are increased for certain offences.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; offshore oil extraction; petroleum and natural gas industry; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) piping; law; penalties
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Laws
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry