Q1 2020 Avoid major accidents

The goal of the learning package is to
avoid major accidents by:

  • highlighting good examples of safe practice
  • identifying key areas for improvement locally
  • initiating interaction between departments/environments


In the first two learning packages about avoiding major incidents we focused on risk tied to changing plans, jobs that intersect and technical and non-technical barriers.

In this introduction film we will see that the focus of this year examples of measures taken to avoid major accidents, and how we can keep building on our own best practices.

Case studies

The team will choose a case as a starting point to work on how we can become better at avoiding major accidents.

Interaction for secure personnel transport

HLO and helideck crew contribute to safe and secure operations on helideck.

When seconds count

Well kick and gas detection in shaker room during drilling.

When gas did not meet ignition source

Proposed design places possible gas and ignition sources together.

See something? Say something!

It is discovered that a vendor forgot to scan a memory stick before use.