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  • FERC Requires Expanded Cyber Security Incident Reporting

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) today (7/19) directed the North American Electric Reliability Corp. (NERC) to develop, within six-months of the effective date of this final rule, modifications to the Critical Infrastructure Protection Reliability Standards to improve mandatory reporting of cyber security incidents, including attempts that might facilitate subsequent efforts to ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Elgin platform incident

    Following a report of a well control problem at 12.15hrs on 25 March on the Elgin Well Head Platform and Rowan Viking Drilling Rig, the operator Total E&P UK Limited (Total), with assistance from the Maritime and Coastguard Agency, has completed the evacuation of all crew. All personnel are reported safe with no injuries. The incident occurred during work to plug and abandon the well, which ...

  • FERC Proposes to Require Expanded Cyber Security Incident Reporting

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) recently (12/21) proposed development of a revised Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Reliability Standard to improve mandatory reporting of cyber security incidents, including incidents that might facilitate future attempts to harm reliable operation of the ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Rivo Incidents for Mobilejavascript:DelArticle(543062,2)

    This product tour is run on several occassions to accomodate global teams across multiple timezones. Tuesday, 30 June 2015 – 10am CDT/11am EDT/4pm BST/5pm CET Wednesday, 1 July 2015 – 9am AEST/11am NZST Thursday, 2 July 2015 - 9am BST /10am CET/4pm SGT Put risk management in the hands of every person in your business – online or offline. ...


    By Rivo, a Sphera Company

  • Man dead in harbour incident

    ONE man has died and four others are receiving treatment after an incident on board a fishing boat at Fraserburgh harbour, the BBC reported. The emergency services were called at about 14:00 yesterday after reports of a group of men falling ill on the boat Sunbeam. One man was pronounced dead a short time later. Four other men are being treated in hospital. Details have not been released ...


    By FISHupdate

  • For a faster, more confident response to incidents - online or offline

    Report incidents and near misses when and where they occur – on the shop floor, in the warehouse, on the rig - or in any location. Safe in the knowledge the incident report is robust, the Rivo Incidents app helps you progress investigations and implement corrective actions faster. Key features include: ...


    By Rivo, a Sphera Company

  • USFA and DOT complete study of traffic incident management systems

    Just in time for Memorial Day weekend traffic snarls and accidents, the US Fire Administration (USFA) and the US Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Highway Administration, working in partnership with the International Fire Service Training Association (IFSTA), have developed a report that provides technical guidance and training programs in traffic incident management for fire and ...


    By Informa

  • Exercise Sula report published

    The Exercise Sula report has been published and is available on the MCA website [External link]. Exercise Sula was held in Scotland in May to test the UK’s response to an uncontrolled release of hydrocarbons into the sea from a deep water well. This was the first time an exercise had been held using a deep water scenario. It was also the first major, national exercise to incorporate all ...

  • Pipeline accidents now reportable online

    The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration has alerted operators of pipelines that carry gas and hazardous liquids to use the new online system for reporting incidents and accidents. PHMSA, a DOT agency, changed the reporting forms as of Jan. 1, 2010, and told operators to continue filing hard-copy reports until the online system was launched. The online system is available at ...

  • EPA reminds businesses to report spills

    As business and industry officials return to their facilities in the wake of Hurricane Ike, the EPA reminds them to report spills to the National Response Center. The Center is integral to these facilities' long-established procedures in response to natural disasters like hurricanes. The Center serves as the sole point of contact for reporting all oil, chemical, radiological, and biological ...

  • Webinar: Taking the Pain out of Injury & Illness Reporting

    Ensuring incident forms are accurate and completed on time is a challenging process for any business. Yet, in order to avoid fines, reduce the chance of costly lawsuits, and stabilize insurance premiums – not to mention proactively mitigate the occurrence of incidents in the future – it is imperative companies stay on top of incident reporting requirements. In this free 30-minute ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • EPA Makes the Grade on Performance Report

    EPA yesterday released the Agency's Performance and Accountability Report for Fiscal Year 2007. Among the report's FY 2007 performance highlights: Through EPA's Energy Star program, consumers saved more than $14 billion on their energy bills by purchasing more than 300 million energy-saving labeled products, constructing almost 200,000 Energy Star new homes, tracking and improving the energy ...

  • Imagine: one-click OSHA form 300 and 300A reports…

    Most organizations waste days upon days preparing requisite safety incident logs, pushing and pulling data from paper-based forms, spreadsheets, and other siloed software products. A robust, electronic safety incident reporting process, however, will include configurable reporting tools that enable organizations to generate reports based on customized templates that address all safety reporting ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Environmental crime does not pay, report shows

    Chief executive Barbara Young's comments came as the agency last week launched Spotlight 2006 - its annual report on the environmental performance of businesses in England and Wales. It reveals courts issued some 11 years behind bars, £3.5 million in court fines - up almost £1 million since 2005 - and more than 240 days community service to individuals, companies and company directors ...

  • USFA Releases Fire-Related Firefighter Injuries Report

    EMMITSBURG, MD - The Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) issued a special report today examining the details of firefighter injuries sustained on the fireground or while responding to or returning from a fire incident. The report, Fire-Related Firefighter Injuries Reported to NFIRS (PDF, 945 Kb), was developed by USFA's National Fire Data Center and is ...


    By US Fire Administration

  • Chevron Issues 2010 Corporate Responsibility Report

    Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) achieved its safest year in company history, reduced its total energy consumption by 33 percent compared with 1992 levels, invested $197 million in communities around the world, and spent more than $2 billion with small U.S. businesses, according to the company's 2010 Corporate Responsibility Report issued today. “Energy is essential to human progress – ...


    By Chevron

  • USFA releases residential building electrical fires report

    The United States Fire Administration has issued a special report, part of its Topical Fire Report Series, examining the causes and characteristics of electrical fires that occur in residential buildings. An estimated 28,300 residential building electrical fires occur annually and cause 360 civilian deaths, 1,000 civilian injuries, and $995 million in direct loss. 'It is important for ...


    By US Fire Administration

  • EPA Releases Internal Report on Gold King Mine Response

    Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the findings of an internal review of the agency’s response to the Gold King Mine incident. Led by five EPA personnel from multiple EPA regions and Headquarters, the reviewers were tasked with developing a detailed, chronological description of events as well as identifying potential factors contributing to the release. The ...

  • DOE Issues WIPP Radiological Release Investigation Report

    Today, the Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM) released the initial accident investigation report related to the Feb. 14 radiological release at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) near Carlsbad, New Mexico. ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • National lab reports violations of hazardous waste permit

    An extensive review at one of the nation's premier federal laboratories has turned up violations in how the lab handled hundreds of containers of radioactive waste over the past decade. The latest revelations are on top of the permit violations Los Alamos National Laboratory first reported last year in the wake of a radiation release at the federal government's underground nuclear waste dump in ...


    By Associated Press

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