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Document ID (ISN)60373
CIS number 93-1339
ISBN(s) 0-11-882055-9
Year 1992
Convention or series no. HSE Guidance on Regulations L30
Health and Safety Executive
Title A guide to the Offshore Installations (Safety Case) Regulations 1992
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1992. xii, 82p. 38 ref. Price: GBP 6.75.
Abstract This guidance concerns the preparation of safety cases (detailed safety plans) to be submitted by the operator or owner of every offshore installation. Guidance is given on each of the Regulations and Schedules including: safety cases for fixed and mobile installations, for combined operations and for abandonment of fixed installations; management of health and safety and control of major accident hazards; revision of safety cases; duty to conform with safety case; notification of well operations and of construction activities. A concluding section sets out more detailed guidance on the preparation of safety cases.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; emergency organization; plant safety organization; safety by design; offshore oil extraction; responsibilities; legislation
Descriptors (secondary) hazard evaluation; escape and rescue; major hazards; information of personnel; comment on law; data sheet; role of management; replaced
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry