BOEM Safety Alerts

Safety Alerts are posted by the BOEM to inform the offshore oil and gas industry of the circumstances surrounding an accident or a near miss.

They also contain recommendations that should help prevent the recurrence of such an incident on the OCS.

Doc # Title Effective Date
131 Pollution 7/20/1984
130 Fire 7/6/1984
129 Welding Explosion and Injury 6/15/1984
128 Platform Fire 7/31/1984
127 Injury While Retesting Blowout Preventers 6/15/1984
126 Welding/Burning Accidents 3/27/1984
125 Crane Accidents 3/27/1984
124 Pedestal Crane Boom Wire Rope Failure 3/27/1984
123 Shallow Gas Blowout 1/5/1984
122 Injury Due to Failure to Coordinate Activities 12/15/1983
121 Injury During Cementing Operations 11/28/1983
120 Fire During Turbine Compressor Start-up 10/3/1983
119 Successful Diverter System Operation to Control Shallow Gas Flow 10/3/1983
118 Prohibited Use of Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) 10/3/1983
117 Fatality While Testing Gas Turbine Meter 10/3/1983
116 Fire While Starting Diesel Engine with Gas-driven Engine 8/8/1983
115 Fire 7/18/1983
114 Fire 7/18/1983
113 Fire 7/18/1983
112 Fire 5/16/1983