HSE

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. Open to…

Health & Safety Forum

The Health & Safety Forum exists to regularly engage Oil & Gas UK’s membership on health and safety issues. The Forum informs, shares, tests policy positions and strategies and provides updates on work group progress….

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. Each member…

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. The purpose of the ASTG is to identify, understand and…

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. The Occupational Health and Hygiene Group asked for the Task…

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. This group is open…

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…

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. Available…

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. Available to: All OGUK…

OSR Technical Group

The Oil Spill Prevention and Response Advisory Group (OSPRAG) recommended that a new forum be established, under the governance of Oil & Gas UK, to take forward projects initiated under OSPRAG and to maintain a…

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, • to…

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. Available to: OGUK member companies with a specific…

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 was agreed that a small working group be formed to review the requirement for; •…

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 member companies working in the field of major hazard management and includes persons in roles…

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…

Medications Task Finish Group

To review and improve the current approach to the carriage and notification of use of medications when working offshore. The Occupational Health and Hygiene Group asked for the Task Finish Group to be convened. Available…