Health & Safety Workshop (& Webcast)
Tuesday, 23rd October 2018


In spite of substantial efforts made by the pipeline industry in health and safety, IPLOCA members still reported 9 fatalities for 2017, most of them considered as being preventable by the IPLOCA HSE & CSR Committee.

Using member's experience and data, the 2018 workshop covered technical and organisational aspects of safety with a specific focus on fatal events reported.

The event took place from 8:30 to 18:00 and was followed by a dinner in a local restaurant. The agenda included the following presentations:

Juan Arzuaga, IPLOCA

Brief and workshop introduction by IPLOCA Executive Secretary Juan Arzuaga.


Sue Sljivic

Presentation of the work of the IPLOCA HSE & CSR Committee by Committee Chair Sue Sljivic.


Guillaume Hommey & Bruno Pomaré, SPIECAPAG




Mustafa Aslan, Tekfen



Giulano Gelmi, Giacomo Scozzesi, & Emanuele Stallone, Bonatti



Filip Coumans, Krause Bell Group



Martin Geer, RSK Group




Group presentations

In the afternoon, attendees had the opportunity to debate the subject in smaller groups to discuss Root Cause Analysis from three accidents