Health, Safety and Environment

Forums & Workgroups / Health, Safety and Environment
  • Environment Forum
    The Environment Forum has the function to regularly engage membership, inform, share, test policy position / strategy, provide updates on work group progress, typically aligns with regulator who may, when invited, attend sessions.
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  • Health & Safety Forum
    The Health & Safety Forum exists to regularly engage Oil & Gas UK’s membership on health and safety issues.
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  • Atmospherics Technical Group
    The Atmospherics Technical Group was established for member company specialists to share specialist knowledge, experience, lessons, understanding of potential environmental impact, comment on guidance with respect to atmospheric emissions and other associated issues.
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  • Aviation Safety Technical Group
    The Aviation Safety Technical Group (ASTG) provides Oil & Gas UK with expertise across all elements of aviation operations supporting UKCS oil and gas activities.
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  • Chemicals Technical Group
    The Chemicals Technical Group was established to review and improve the current approach to the carriage and notification of use of medications when working offshore.
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  • Environment Operators Technical Group
    The purpose of the Environment Operators Technical Group is to help members to manage environmental issues through the exchange of specialist knowledge and operational experience and raise issues with the regulators.
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  • Operators Health & Safety Technical Group
    The Operators Health & Safety technical group exists to regularly engage with duty holder members to inform, share, test policy positions and strategies and provide updates on any work group progress on issues of specific interest.
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  • Major Hazards Management Technical Group
    The Major Hazards Management Technical Group shares knowledge and expertise to promote good management of major hazards, especially process hazards and the important focus areas of People, Process and Plant, and improve industry performance.
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  • Occupational Health & Hygiene Technical Group
    The Occupational Health & Hygiene Technical Group brings together key and interested parties to ensure that relevant and timely inputs and outputs are achieved and shares key issues and operational solutions.
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  • OSR Technical Group
    The Oil Spill Prevention and Response Advisory Group (OSPRAG) recommended that a new forum be established, under the governance of OGUK, to take forward projects initiated under OSPRAG and to maintain a proactive industry position on oil spill response.
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  • Radiological Issues Technical Group (RIG)
    The Radiological Issues Group has been running since 2004, with a remit to:
    • Identify, understand and, as necessary, propose actions to resolve current and emerging operational issues associated with radioactive substances activities.
    • Provide a focus for industry liaison with the regulators SEPA and HSE.
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  • Offshore Vent & Flare System Safety Task Finish Group
    The Vent & Flare TFG exists to share how industry good practise is assessed and to ensure that incidents involving vent and flare systems do not occur.
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  • Role of Technical Authority Task Finish Group
    The Major Hazards Technical Group identified themes to discuss; one of those concerned the role of the Technical Authority.
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  • Accident and Failure Frequency Data Group
    This group exists to identify a suitable process for maintaining and updating accident and failure frequency data.
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  • Assurance & Verification Task Finish Group
    The Assurance and Verification Task Finish Group, endorsed by OGUK’s H&S Operators Technical Group, was formed to consider the identified weaknesses and identify solutions and/or good practice already in place that would provide robust means to reduce hydrocarbon releases on the UK Continental Shelf.
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  • Medications Task Finish Group
    To review and improve the current approach to the carriage and notification of use of medications when working offshore.
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Medications Task Finish Group

To review and improve the current approach to the carriage and notification of use of medications when working offshore. The...

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Assurance & Verification Task Finish Group

The Assurance and Verification Task Finish Group, endorsed by OGUK’s H&S Operators Technical Group, was formed to consider the identified...

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Accident and Failure Frequency Data Group

This group exists to identify a suitable process for maintaining and updating accident and failure frequency data. Available to: OGUK...

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Role of Technical Authority Task Finish Group

The Major Hazards Technical Group identified themes to discuss; one of those concerned the role of the Technical Authority. It...

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Offshore Vent & Flare System Safety Task Finish Group

The Vent & Flare TFG exists to share how industry good practise is assessed and to ensure that incidents involving...

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Radiological Issues Technical Group (RIG)

The Radiological Issues Group has been running since 2004, with a remit to: • identify, understand and, as necessary, propose...

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OSR Technical Group

The Oil Spill Prevention and Response Advisory Group (OSPRAG) recommended that a new forum be established, under the governance of...

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Occupational Health & Hygiene Technical Group

The Occupational Health & Hygiene Technical Group brings together key and interested parties to ensure that relevant and timely inputs...

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Major Hazards Management Technical Group

The Major Hazards Management Technical Group shares knowledge and expertise to promote good management of major hazards, especially process hazards...

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Operators Health & Safety Technical Group

The Operators Health & Safety technical group exists to regularly engage with duty holder members to inform, share, test policy...

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Environment Operators Technical Group

The purpose of the Environment Operators Technical Group is to help members to manage environmental issues through the exchange of...

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Chemicals Technical Group

The Chemicals Technical Group was established to review and improve the current approach to the carriage and notification of use...

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Aviation Safety Technical Group

The Aviation Safety Technical Group (ASTG) provides Oil & Gas UK with expertise across all elements of aviation operations supporting...

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Atmospherics Technical Group

The Atmospherics Technical Group was established for member company specialists to share specialist knowledge, experience, lessons, understanding of potential environmental...

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Health & Safety Forum

The Health & Safety Forum exists to regularly engage Oil & Gas UK’s membership on health and safety issues. The...

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Environment Forum

The Environment Forum has the function to regularly engage membership, inform, share, test policy position / strategy, provide updates on...