Health and Safety at Work (Petroleum Exploration and Extraction) Regulations 2016

  • This version contains corrections to regulations 39(b), 40(3) and 48(1) under section 25(1)(j)(i), (ii) and (iv) of the Legislation Act 2012.

Schedule 7 Information required for verification scheme

rr 47(2)(e), 48(1)(c), 49(1)(a)

1

The principles to be applied by the permit operator or the drilling contractor who manages or controls the installation in selecting persons—

(a)

to perform functions under the verification scheme; and

(b)

to keep the scheme under review.

2

The arrangements for the communication of information necessary for the proper implementation, or revision, of the scheme to the persons referred to in clause 1.

3

The nature and frequency of examination and testing, including—

(a)

examination (including testing where appropriate) of the safety-critical elements; and

(b)

examination of any design, specification, certificate or other document, marking, or standard relating to those safety-critical elements; and

(c)

examination of fabrication, construction, and repair work in progress.

4

The arrangements for review and revision of the scheme, including—

(a)

review of the record of safety-critical elements; and

(b)

review of the methods for examination of the safety-critical elements; and

(c)

revision and issue of the documented scheme.

5

The arrangements for the making and preservation of records that show—

(a)

the examination and testing carried out; and

(b)

the findings; and

(c)

any remedial action recommended; and

(d)

any remedial action performed.

6

The arrangements for communicating the matters specified in clause 5 to an appropriate level in the management system of the permit operator or the drilling contractor for the installation.

Compare: SR 2013/208 Schedule 6