Safety alert issued for offshore oilers in Gulf of Mexico

THE Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement has issued a safety alert to all offshore operators in the US Gulf of Mexico following two separate incidents that have left one worker dead and another missing.

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Green Canyon block 205 platform where incident occured. Image provided: BSEE.

On Wednesday the Bureau said it was launching investigations into the two incidents and would also work closely with the US Coast Guard's New Orleans Investigations Unit to review information provided