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Oil firm fined after worker suffered chemical burns

An oil firm has been sentenced for safety breaches after a worker suffered chemical burns to both arms and one leg. Read More

Offshore oil company fined for hydrocarbon release

Offshore oil company Apache has been sentenced after they failed to provide written safety procedures for the depressurisation of an oil well, which led to the release of more than 1000kg of hydrocarbon gas at their Beryl Alpha production installation in the North Sea. Read More

MOT centre sentenced after worker fatally injured in oil drum explosion

An MOT centre has been sentenced after oil drums supplied by them exploded and killed an agricultural engineer. Read More

BP fined £400k after Shetland oil leak

BP Exploration Operating Company Limited has been fined for spilling almost four tonnes of crude oil at the Sullom Voe Terminal, Mossbank, Shetland. Read More

Worker lost leg following oil drum explosion

A commercial vehicle dealer has been fined after an agency worker lost his leg from the knee down when an oil drum he was cutting up exploded. Read More

Man dies at waste facility near Disney after falling into vat of oil

Worker was emptying oil and grease from a tractor-trailer when he slipped and fell. Read More

Pembroke Refinery Explosion: HSE to prosecute

Two companies face prosecution following an explosion at the Pembroke Refinery on 2 June 2011, HSE has announced. Four were killled and another seriously injured in the 2011 incident. Read More

Oil company fined £1.65m after Ellesmere Port explosion

Essar Oil UK Ltd has been fined £1.65m following an explosion, which caused more than £20m in damage, at its Stanlow refinery Read More

ConocoPhillips has £3m appeal dismissed

Energy giant ConocoPhillips (UK) Ltd has failed in its bid to reduce the level of fine handed down after an Read More

£3m fine for fuel giant following gas releases

One of the world’s largest oil and gas exploration and production companies has been fined after gas leaks on an Read More



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