A new directive designed to improve the safety of offshore workers will come into force on January 1.
The industry association for operators of emergency response and rescue vessels (ERRVs) has made a video remind North Sea workers they are not alone this Christmas.
Energy sector healthcare provider Iqarus has opened a new training centre in Aberdeen for offshore medics and emergency response teams.
Thousands of pilots believe fatigue is not taken seriously enough by airlines, according to a new survey.
Statoil's chief executive has claimed there is no connection between the number of incidents this year and cost-cutting amid the oil downturn.
A Norwegian politician has launched a new working group to produce a white paper on offshore safety in the region.
A North Sea platform remains shut in after an "electrical issue" three days ago.
A platform under construction at a power plant in eastern China has collapsed, killing 67 people.
A team from Norway’s offshore safety body will land on the Scarabeo 5 today to investigate the circumstances that caused a fire to break out on the rig on Tuesday.
ExxonMobil's giant oil refinery in Louisiana is currently operating at planned rates after a fire earlier this week, according to reports.
Iqarus, an energy sector healthcare provider based in Aberdeen, has appointed its first chief technology officer.
Data from a two-year study on the changing shape and size of the North Sea workforce have been made available for £120.
A Health Protection Scotland assessment of the public health impact of fracking found “sufficient” evidence that cancer-causing dust crystalline silica occurred at levels which would pose a risk to fracking workers.
The US National Transportation Safety Board has opened an investigation into the Colonial Pipeline Co accident in Alabama.
Pakistani firefighters said the death toll has risen to at least 17 people after a fire from a decommissioned oil tanker.
The Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority said it will begin an investigation into a gas leak at Statoil’s Mongstad facility last month.
A gasoline line may be shut for at least a week after one worker was killed and five others were injured after an explosion and a fire in Alabama.
A worker has died after an incident at a Petronas processing plant in Malaysia.
Statoil’s chief executive Eldar Saetre has insisted it is safe to work offshore after a number of incidents in recent weeks.
Statoil said its average serious incident frequency (SIF) rose for the 12 months ended September this year compared to the same period in 2015.
A meeting has been called between Statoil management and the Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority after a number of incidents involving the company’s assets.
An energy contractor working at a Shell Canada site has been killed in an accident, according to reports.
The arrival of NHV in Aberdeen has added resilience to the North Sea oil and gas industry, an offshore safety chief said yesterday.
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued an Airworthiness Directive (AD) for EC 225 helicopters.
BASF said it is facing "big challenges" in supplying its customers after an explosion and subsequent fire at its biggest German plant.