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
211 Pipeline Safety Joints 2/24/2003
210 Blowout After Cementing Surface Casing 1/8/2003
209 Crane Accident on the Norwegian OCS 12/20/2002
208 Loss of Well Control 12/19/2002
207 Rental Crane Bracing Failure Results in Fatality 12/18/2002
206 Fall Through V-Door Opening Results in Fatality 12/9/2002
205 Blowout Results in Fatality and Injuries 10/31/2002
204 Pipe Rack Finger Failure Results in Fatality and Injury 9/20/2002
203 Job Safety Analysis (JSA) 8/22/2002
202 Temporary Crane Support Failure - Fatality 6/16/2002
201 Viton "O" - Rings Failure 6/16/2002
200 Subsea Equipment Failure to Deepwater GOM Pollution 5/29/2002
199 Blowout and Fire 11/15/2001
198 Drilling Accident Results in Fatality 11/8/2001
197 Environmental Design Criteria 8/3/2001
196 Cranes 7/23/2001
195 Riser Skate/Casing Handling Carts 6/1/2001
194 Guardrails 4/30/2001
193 Fall Results in Fatality 2/28/2001
192 revised Water Survival Craft 1/29/2001