|Document ID (ISN)||66805|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Executive
||Dealing with offshore emergencies
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1996. iv, 32p. Illus. Price: GBP 7.50.
||This guidance explains the roles and responsibilities of the various government departments and agencies that may become involved in offshore emergencies. These include: the Department of Transport (Coastguard Agency, Marine Accident Investigation Branch, Transport Security Division, Air Accidents Investigation Branch); the Offshore Safety Division of the Health and Safety Executive; the police; and the Oil and Gas Division of the Department of Trade and Industry. In appendix: possible notification required for different types of emergency or incident.
||national organization; offshore oil extraction; emergency organization; United Kingdom
||notification of occupational accidents; rescue organization; responsibilities; role of government; accident investigation
||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