HSE Critical Activity

Definition(s)


HSE Critical Activity

Activity or task which provides or maintains Barriers.  (These tasks may or may not be hazardous in themselves, e.g., monitoring alarms, gas detector testing, Permit-To-Work.)

Other Related Terms and Definitions:

IADC HSE Case Guidelines Issue 02 – Activity or task which exposes the person(s) carrying out the task to hazards [interpretation from context].

Source: International Association of Drilling Contractors, Appendix 2 to Health, Safety and Environment Case Guidelines for Offshore Drilling Contractors, Issue 3.3.2, February 2010. IADC Guidelines