The offshore oil and gas industry has become very much safer through the dedication of contractors and their personnel over the years. Risk assessments, job safety analysis, toolbox talks, etc. all help to identify potential hazards and to avoid them. However, the target is zero and we’re not there yet.
This IMCA video addresses what are not two of the most frequent remaining causes of injury to those working offshore – ‘slips and trips’ and injuries associated with crushing and pinching.