Offshore


Hundreds of BP employees to study new NEBOSH qualifications

BP, the British multinational oil and gas company, has chosen to partner with NEBOSH in the development of two new bespoke qualifications for its employees. Read More

Chevron fined £5m for refinery explosion

The former owners of an oil refinery in Pembroke have been fined £5m after four contractors were killed in an explosion. Read More

Gas fitter jailed for unsafe gas work

A self-employed gas fitter has been jailed after he carried out unsafe gas work while falsely pretending to be Gas Safe registered. Read More

Protect yourself from the ‘silent killer’

Arco addresses the new regulations for workplace gas detection and advises employers on remaining compliant. Read More

Implementing successful health and safety initiatives in the manufacturing sector

Advanced Insulation won the Health and Safety Award at the recent Make UK (formally EEF) Future Manufacturing Awards. SHP caught up with Dan Howell, Group QHSE Manager to find out what helped the company stand out for the judges. Read More

Contractor sentenced after illegal gas work left in dangerous state

A self-employed drainage contractor has been sentenced after conducting gas work he was not registered or competent to do and leaving it in a dangerous condition. Read More

Council warns takeaways are failing gas safety checks

Recent inspections carried out by environmental health officers found many restaurants and takeaways are breaking the law by getting domestic safety certificates instead. Read More

Drill rig induction scheme introduced to improve safety

The scheme has been introduced across all of SOCOTEC’s ground investigation projects to ensure everyone working within the vicinity of a drill rig is given a rig induction. Read More

Unregistered gas engineer sentenced after deliberate deception

A former gas engineer has been sentenced after conducting gas work he was no longer registered or competent to do and leaving it in a dangerous condition. Read More

Fines for Southern Gas and a construction firm after gas leak

A major UK gas distribution company and a Kent based construction company have been fined after a gas main ignited whilst it was being repaired. Read More


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