Step Change in Safety welcomes new HSE "Offshore Management of Human Factors Inspection Guide"

Human Factors group consulted on new HSE guidance.

Having had the opportunity to consult on the new document, the Step Change in Safety Human Factors Workgroup welcomes the publication of the Health and Safety Executive’s ‘The Offshore Management of Human Factors Inspection Guide’.

This document outlines the approach to inspecting the management of human factors in the UKCS offshore oil and gas sector. The guide focuses on the key areas that should be considered when inspecting this topic. It also sets out the criteria against which duty holder performance will be rated.’

The document can be read in full on the HSE website: www.hse.gov.uk