The five-year average fatal accident rate per 100,000 flying hours for offshore helicopters has fallen to zero for the first time in 17 years.
Offshore oil and gas representatives have set out plans to try to reduce emissions as part of Scotland’s net-zero target, while warning a no-deal Brexit could cost the industry £500 million a year.
Investigators have said engineers’ “lack of experience and fatigue” contributed to the collapse of a North Sea helicopter’s landing gear.
Many offshore workers have “lost faith” in employers’ commitment to safety standards, a union boss said.
The AAIB report said the European Union Aviation Safety Agency classified the event as “not unsafe”.
An offshore engineering firm has announced it will launch a consultancy arm.
Energy chiefs have insisted a shortage of women looking to join the sector is partly to blame for the gender pay gap in the north-east.
Tributes have been paid to the men killed in the Super Puma disaster in a special service marking 10 years.
Energy service firm DOF Subsea confirmed today that it expects to lay off a number of employees in Aberdeen and Bergen.
A firm formerly headed by US president Donald Trump has been ordered to pay Holyrood’s legal bills over Aberdeen Bay wind farm battle.
RockRose Energy has struck a deal to buy Marathon Oil’s UK business for £107 million.
North Sea union members working for service firms Aker Solutions and Petrofac have voted to strike over a change to a “hated” work rotation.
An Aberdeen university has joined forces with a oil industry firm to improve safety.
A North Sea helicopter firm has appointed a new director.
Unite union members have voted to accept a pay offer from the OCA, according to a offshore union representative.
Offshore support vessel operator Sentinel Marine has announced it will create 80 new jobs with the order of three new ships.
A rescue helicopter was sent out to evacuate a crewman who had taken ill on an offshore platform.
An offshore worker who was pulled over by police while smelling strongly of alcohol refused to provide a breath sample.
A north-east mental health charity has attended an event to increase awareness of safer travel for people going offshore.
An oil and gas worker, who lost his thumb in an incident offshore eight years ago, has launched a new service to highlight “normalised risk” in the sector.
Offshore contractors for a major energy company have expressed their anger at severe pay cuts proposed amid plans to change rotas.
Talks with mediator service ACAS are due to get underway to end strike action on three North Sea platforms.
An offshore union boss has described a safety breach discovered on the Beryl Bravo platform as “a reflection is what is actually happening offshore”.
Inspectors have condemned a “significant failing” by Apache to meet health and safety standards in the use of trainees offshore.
Offshore union Unite and energy giant Total have announced talks to avert further North Sea strike action have today broken down.
Employment in the North Sea industry will increase this year, according to new findings from Oil and Gas UK (OGUK), as the worst period of job losses is “behind us”.
The Unite and GMB unions have called off strike action on Equinor’s Mariner platform after accepting a new pay offer.
Increasing incidents of North Sea strike action risk project delays and putting off new investment, according to BMI.
A Piper Alpha survivor is facing a new struggle after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease.
Oil firm Total has insisted in an internal memo that its case for changing North Sea workers’ shift patterns is “strong”.