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The HSE’s Dive Group is made up of two dive inspection teams and the Diving Operations Strategy Team (DOST), which is responsible for operational strategy and guidance on diving matters.  DOST is a focal point for operational diving policy and information for other government departments/agencies, industry and the general public.

Diving Operations Strategy Team HID ED 4.4
Health and Safety Executive, Offshore Division (Diving)
Redwing House, Hedgerows Business Park
Colchester Road
Springfield, Chelmsford
Essex, CM2 5PB
Tel: 01245 706234

HSE diving inspection teams are responsible for inspecting premises and projects, investigating incidents and accidents, and dealing with complaints.

HID ED 4.6 - England and Wales
Health and Safety Executive
Offshore Division (Diving)
Rosebery Court
St Andrews Business Park
Tel: 01603 828010

HID ED 4.7 - Scotland
Health and Safety Executive
Offshore Division (Diving)
Lord Cullen House
Fraser Place
AB25 3UB
Tel: 01224 252598

Information on HSE Approved Medical Examiners of Divers (AMEDs), including a list of these doctors, is available on AMED web pages.  Enquiries from AMEDs about their approval and the work they undertake should be sent to:

Corporate Medical Unit
Health and Safety Executive
Redgrave Court
Merton Road
L20 7HS

Updated 2013-10-31