French oil and gas giant Total has confirmed it has limited the air travel of its employees to an “absolute minimum” as the threat level from coronavirus continues to rise.
North Sea union members working for service firms Aker Solutions and Petrofac have voted to strike over a change to a “hated” work rotation.
Offshore contractors for a major energy company have expressed their anger at severe pay cuts proposed amid plans to change rotas.
There has been a call for clarity on the status of EU workers in the oil and gas sector after a Brexit blueprint was published by the UK government.
The decision to send a group of oil workers ashore after they refused to get into lifeboats on a rig is “outrageous”, a union boss has said.
Nearly 1,000 grants for retraining after redundancy have been given to former oil workers in the North-east - including for chimney sweep training.
Police officer recruitment is at a three-year high in the North-east, with a number of oil and gas workers joining the force amid the downturn.
Oil workers are being asked to consider teaching in a bid to fill vacancies in the North-east.
A WARNING was today made about the mental health risks to North-east workers hit by the oil downturn.
THE salaries of some workers at an oil firm have increased after a review into their pay.
HUNDREDS of North Sea offshore workers could be set to work a three on/ four off and three on/ five off shift pattern, the Evening Express can reveal today.
ACTION is set to be taken against offshore workers parking their cars for up to a month on grass verges near Aberdeen International Airport.
INDUSTRIAL action by offshore workers in the North-east could start this month, the Evening Express can reveal today.