Norway’s offshore safety body has uncovered a series of safety failings on the Leiv Eiriksson rig.
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Husky Energy has been ordered to suspend operations on the SeaRose vessel off Canada's east coast after a near miss with an iceberg.
The UK's workplace safety watchdog has reprimanded Shell following a gas leak on the Brent Bravo platform in November.
A UK safety watchdog has flagged up shortcomings on Marathon Oil's Brae Alpha platform in the North Sea.
Norway's offshore safety watchdog has said "serious shortcomings" in procedures contributed to the death of an offshore worker last month.
Energy giant Shell has been ordered to improve its safety procedures at the St Fergus plant near Peterhead.
An Aberdeen-based marine and offshore consultancy and safety firm said today that its new programme is helping prevent collisions between oil platforms and nearby supply vessels.
North Sea helicopter flights have been disrupted by the arrival of Storm Caroline.
Oil firm EnQuest has been ordered to improve safety procedures after high oxygen levels were discovered in an oil tank system on one of its installations.
JFD has delivered the first of two self-propelled, hyperbaric lifeboats ordered as part of a multi-million pound deal.
A helicopter has been given a clean bill of health following claims that one of its doors opened mid-flight.
Europe’s air safety watchdog has issued an “emergency” airworthiness directive on certain Airbus helicopter models following a fatal crash in Japan.
Aviation watchdog the European Aviation Safety Agency has issued an airworthiness directive over the lack of a label warning passengers not to stow luggage under seats of offshore helicopters.
A safety alert has been issued over ropes attacted to life rafts on offshore platforms.
Helicopter manufacturer Airbus has clarfified that an aircraft that crashed in Japan earlier this week was not the same kind used in North Sea operations.
Safety and security consultancy Restrata yesterday marked the opening of its new North Sea incident management centre (IMC) in Aberdeen.
Statoil has been warned over "deviations" at its Heidrun field.
The chief executive of a helicopter firm has been challenged to take a flight "under the same conditions as the offshore workforce".
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has dished out an improvement notice to Centrica following a “significant” leak at the Morecambe Bay complex in the Irish Sea.
A UK watchdog has ordered vessel owner Teekay to smarten up its safety procedures following a "lifting incident" on the Voyageur Spirit ship.
More than 130 crew members had to be evacuated from the FSO intended for Statoil's Gina Krog field.
A US operator has been warned by the UK safety watchdog over failures in connection with the maintenance of emergency shut down valves on a field in the Irish Sea.
Shetland Coastguard’s helicopter was called out this morning when an oil rig worker suffered a heart attack.
US authorities have sent out orders for the inspection and early replacement of certain landing gear components on Sikorsky S92 helicopters.
According to the HSE, there are more than 20,000 or so noise induced work related diagnosis reported in the UK each year.