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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...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: oil and gas uk, safety, offshore, thistle, hse, oilc
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...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: offshore workers, hse, health and safety executive, robert gordon university, oil and gas authority, oilc
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...
Region: National
Tagged with: HSE, Marathon Oil
Oil giant BP served with maintenance improvement notice
As unions enter into  crisis talks with oil and gas chiefs in Aberdeen today, offshore union RMT has released an improvement notice served on BP which exposes the inherent dangers of axing staff when a backlog of essential works is...
Region: Scotland
Tagged with: bp, improvement notice, hse,