Health and Safety Executive

North of Scotland

Shell served improvement notice over gas leak blunder

October 11, 2017

Offshore workers were exposed to the risk of fire and explosion after a blunder led to a gas leak on a southern North Sea installation. The uncontrolled release took place on the Barque PB, a normally unmanned platform, on July 19. To read the full story and for updates, visit our sister site Energy Voice. 


HSE shut down CNR platform

June 23, 2014

A North Sea platform at the centre of an investigation after two separate fires earlier this was shut down by safety chiefs, it has emerged.