Health and Safety in Employment (Petroleum Exploration and Extraction) Regulations 2013

  • revoked
  • Health and Safety in Employment (Petroleum Exploration and Extraction) Regulations 2013: revoked, on 4 April 2016, by regulation 79 of the Health and Safety at Work (Petroleum Exploration and Extraction) Regulations 2016 (LI 2016/18).

Protection of accommodation

81 Duty holder must ensure safe accommodation

A duty holder must ensure that accommodation on every occupied offshore installation is provided with—

(a)

external fire protection designed to protect the accommodation; and

(b)

an integrated set of active and passive measures designed to prevent the ingress of smoke and other contaminants into the accommodation and to maintain adequate fresh air within it; and

(c)

ventilation intakes fitted with smoke and gas detectors that are capable of shutting down the ventilation intakes.