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Document ID (ISN)69764
CIS number 97-1672
ISBN(s) 0-7176-1386-0
Year 1997
Convention or series no. HSE Guidance on Regulations L65
Health and Safety Commission
Title Prevention of fire and explosion, and emergency response on offshore installations
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 2nd ed., 1997. v, 50p. 2 ref. Price: GBP 9.50.
Abstract This revised guide (see CIS 95-1843 for previous edition) presents the text of the Offshore Installations (Prevention of Fire and Explosion, and Emergency Response) Regulations 1995 (see CIS 95-813), along with a revised Approved Code of Practice and additional guidance. The main changes in the Code relate to factors to be considered when selecting a vessel to provide the recovery and rescue arrangements required by Regulation 17.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; emergency organization; explosion prevention; offshore oil extraction; fire prevention; petroleum and natural gas industry; major hazards
Descriptors (secondary) buoyant devices; responsibilities of employers; hazard evaluation; directive; transport by helicopter; escape and rescue; personal protective equipment; communications
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
Major hazards