RMT on oil and gas industry report
Trade association body Oil and Gas UK’s annual health and safety report shows increases in injuries and reportable safety incidents, including hydrocarbon releases, as well as a rising backlog of safety critical maintenance work on installations. RMT General Secretary Mick...
RMT welcomes new report into offshore working practices
Offshore union RMT today welcomed a report by Robert Gordon University on the impact on the contractor workforce of the imposition of the 3-weeks on 3-weeks off shift pattern by employers in the offshore oil and gas industry since 2015.
RMT RESPONDS TO HSE IMPROVEMENT NOTICE ON MARATHON OIL
Mick Cash RMT General Secretary said:
“The offshore industry has repeatedly claimed there would be no compromise to safety as a consequence of cuts to manning and changes to shift patterns. This Improvement Notice, and the fact the company...