Helicopter Landing Officer (HLO)

Definition(s)


Helicopter Landing Officer (HLO)

The duty holder is responsible for ensuring that a competent person is appointed as the helicopter landing officer (HLO), who will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the offshore installation helideck, in control of the associated helideck operations, and the helideck crew.

Source: A Guide to the Offshore Installations and Pipelines Works (Management and Administration) Regulations 1995, Guidance on Regulations (UK HSE L70), Second Edition, 2002. Regulatory Guidance