|Document ID (ISN)||65319|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Commission
||Prevention of fire and explosion, and emergency response in offshore installations
||HSE Books, PO Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1995. v, 49p. Bibl.ref. Price: GBP 8.50.
||This guide presents the text of the Offshore Installations (Prevention of Fire and Explosion, and Emergency Response) Regulations 1995 (see CIS 95-813) along with appropriate guidance. Main provisions concern: application of the Regulations; general responsibilities of the duty holder (operator or owner of the installation); hazard assessment; preparation for emergencies; equipment for helicopter emergencies; emergency response plan; prevention of fire and explosion; detection of incidents; communications during an incident; control of emergencies; mitigation of fire and explosion; arrangement for evacuation, escape and rescue; suitability of personal protective equipment for use in an emergency; suitability and condition of plant; life-saving appliances.
||United Kingdom; emergency organization; explosion prevention; offshore oil extraction; fire prevention; petroleum and natural gas industry; major hazards
||buoyant devices; responsibilities of employers; hazard evaluation; communications; detection; escape and rescue; personal protective equipment; replaced; comment on law; transport by helicopter
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Chemicals, plastics and rubber
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
Petroleum and natural gas industry