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Hazards on an offshore platform

asked Mar 26, 2014 in Operations by Normandy (21,000 points)
What are the typical hazards on an offshore drilling and production platform?

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answered Mar 27, 2014 by wozniakmic (3,460 points) | selected Apr 17, 2014 by Normandy
 
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The followings are considered hazards on a platform:

  • Hydrocarbon release
  • Dropped objects
  • Ship collison
  • Occupational and Health harzard
  • High pressure systems
  • Pipeline leakage
  • Transporting operations
  • Unforseen weather conditions
  • Crane and lifting operations
  • Working at an elevated height
  • Structure failure
  • Limited routes of escape and evacuation
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