HOUSTON, April 3, 2012 /CNW/ - 150 miles off Aberdeen, the gas leak at the Elgin platform has been continuing since last Sunday. Under the ever pressing pressure, experts from the US based company Wild Well Control has joined Total with hope of resolving this crisis as soon as possible.
In preparation of Offshore Safety Summit 2012 [http://www.offshoresafetysummit.us/Event.aspx?id=709868&utm_campaign=PRNews&utm_medium=web&utm_source=PRNews&utm_content=Homepage&utm_term=&MAC=21330.001_PR ] , Oil and Gas IQ recently conducted a survey among Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to assess the current trends and challenges facing the oil and gas industry - Human Factor and Company Culture are considered as the most important aspects of offshore safety, followed by the Process Factor, Regulation Compliance and Asset Integrity.
The survey also reveals that 68.2% of the respondents believes that the safety standards has improved across the oil and gas industry since the Deep-water Horizon incident, whilst 69.6% thinks that safety is ever compromised by the financial side of the oil and gas business.
For more information on the offshore safety survey, please download the report here [http://www.offshoresafetysummit.us/Event.aspx?id=709260&utm_campaign=PRNews&utm_medium=web&utm_source=PRNews&utm_content=Survey&MAC=21330.001_PR ] or visit http://www.offshoresafetysummit.us/News.
Taking place June 11 - 13, 2012 in Houston, Offshore Safety Summit 2012 [http://www.offshoresafetysummit.us/Event.aspx?id=709868&utm_campaign=PRNews&utm_medium=web&utm_source=PRNews&utm_content=Homepage&utm_term=&MAC=21330.001_PR ] will provide the latest insights on how oil and gas companies can effectively manage offshore HSE risk and create a rigorous system to pre-empt major and costly accidents. Through real-life, practical case studies, the event will help oil and gas operators and contractors understand the human and technical factors involved in process safety and ensure a solid hazard prevention framework.
For the complete event agenda and the full speaker line-up, please download the Final Brochure [http://www.offshoresafetysummit.us/Event.aspx?id=709862&utm_campaign=PRNews&utm_medium=web&utm_source=PRNews&utm_content=Brochure&utm_term=&MAC=21330.001_PR ] here.
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