• Engineering
  • Published 1994

Safety research in the offshore oil and gas industry

@inproceedings{Barrell1994SafetyRI,
  title={Safety research in the offshore oil and gas industry},
  author={A. C. Barrell and J. V. Sharp},
  year={1994}
}
Research plays an important part in ensuring safety in the offshore oil and gas industries. This paper describes HSE's offshore research programme, its historical development and its risk based structure. It is a wide ranging programme, with strong links with the offshore industry. Examples are given of the way in which the research has contributed significantly to improving offshore safety