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Oil Rigs (Safety)

Volume 931: debated on Monday 9 May 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Energy what further safety precautions have been taken since the Norwegian oil disaster to ensure that if such faults occur in British oil rigs, British workmen are able and available to rectify any faults or breakdowns without having to send for experts to come from the United States of America.

I refer my hon. Friend to the reply given to my hon. Friend the Member for Dunbartonshire, West (Mr. Campbell) on 27th April.—[Vol. 930, c. 328–9.]