Industry Needs A New Approach To Safety

May 8th, 2018

Matthew Boucher, Clock Spring Company, Inc.

There is an enormous amount of legislation and a long list of regulations that govern safety requirements for offshore oil and gas operations.

Much of what exists today was born out of offshore accidents that resulted in fatalities—the capsizing of the Ocean Ranger offshore Newfoundland that took the lives of all 84 people onboard and the series of explosions that destroyed the Piper Alpha platform in the North Sea offshore Aberdeen, resulting in 167 deaths.


Posted on May 8th, 2018