An agenda for oil jobs

File photo dated 16/03/07 of an oil rig in the North Sea as an oil and gas safety organisation has split from the UK's leading industry body amid "confusion over roles, functions and relationships". PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday January 1, 2015. Step Change in Safety has announced its independence from Oil & Gas UK and will now be wholly owned by it 137 member organisations. A board of directors will be appointed from senior representatives from member companies, unions, Health and Safety Executive representatives and offshore safety representatives. Les Linklater, executive director for Step Change in Safety, said: "In 2007 Step Change in Safety became a subsidiary of Oil & Gas UK, but the model led to confusion over roles, functions and relationships. "Independence creates better distinction between the two organisations with greater autonomy. We will be owned and managed by our members to ensure we represent every part of the oil and gas industry. See PA story INDUSTRY Oil. Photo credit should read: Danny Lawson/PA Wire
File photo dated 16/03/07 of an oil rig in the North Sea as an oil and gas safety organisation has split from the UK's leading industry body amid "confusion over roles, functions and relationships". PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday January 1, 2015. Step Change in Safety has announced its independence from Oil & Gas UK and will now be wholly owned by it 137 member organisations. A board of directors will be appointed from senior representatives from member companies, unions, Health and Safety Executive representatives and offshore safety representatives. Les Linklater, executive director for Step Change in Safety, said: "In 2007 Step Change in Safety became a subsidiary of Oil & Gas UK, but the model led to confusion over roles, functions and relationships. "Independence creates better distinction between the two organisations with greater autonomy. We will be owned and managed by our members to ensure we represent every part of the oil and gas industry. See PA story INDUSTRY Oil. Photo credit should read: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

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