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Electrical and control systems

Safe electrical equipment and methods of working are important to prevent injuries due to electric shock and burns and explosions. Offshore installations use safety-related control systems to help avert major incidents resulting from loss of containment.

Find out more about our strategy for electrical / control and instrumentation safety [PDF, 53KB]

The electrical and control systems topic includes:

As well as undertaking inspections, investigations and assessments, Offshore Division's Electrical and Control Systems Topic Team contributes to a wide range of projects and activities within the industry. It also contributes to the development and maintenance of offshore oil and gas industry guidance and international and international standards.

Updated 2015-08-11