IOGP has a long history of working to improve safety in the industry.


IOGP has a long history of working to improve safety in the industry.

Safety across the board

IOGP has a long history of working to improve safety in the industry, explore our current and past work, from guidance on management systems, to the specifics for safe diving operations.

Oil and gas process safety

Process safety

Process safety is a disciplined framework for managing the integrity of operating systems and processes that handle hazardous substances.

Process Safety Fundamentals

Offshore helicopter

Transportation safety

Project Safira banner

Project Safira

Putting an end to upstream fatalities in the workplace

Management Systems & contracting

IOGP’s OMS framework offers an integrated approach and the flexibility to address some or all of a wide range of risks, impacts or threats related to occupational health and safety; environmental and social responsibility; process safety, quality and security.

Human performance

We are working with company management and HSE professionals to understand how Health, Safety and Environmental Management Systems (HSEMS) can incorporate human factor issues.

Oil and gas personal safety

Fatality and Permanent Impairment (FPI)

A common definition for actual, potential, and near miss Fatality and Permanent Impairment (FPI) injuries.

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Partnership with the Energy Institute will further improve learning

To further improve learning from incidents and prevent repeat incidents, IOGP has partnered with the Energy Institute.

Oxy-arc underwater cutting recommended practice published

IOGP has developed IOGP Report 471 – Oxy-arc underwater cutting recommended practice to assist with managing this activity and to provide control measures and guidance to ensure safe execution.

Motor vehicle crash data reports published

Driving-related incidents have historically been the largest cause of fatalities in IOGP Member Company operations.

Annual aviation safety performance data released

IOGP has released its annual aviation safety performance data report.


Industry initiatives

Institutes & societies


API reports

IADC reports

IAGC reports

IMCA reports

Reports from regulatory agencies

UK Health & Safety Executive – General

Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE)

Petroleum Safety Division reports

Step Change in Safety reports

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