Cause & Consequence
- Fire or explosion
Any Location Type
Incident Info Source
Heidi Mykland, Shell Exploration and Production
Specific Incident Equipment
No details available.
Connection are NOT standard throughout Europe and incorrect connection could occur with other gases. Always confirm bottle content prior to use. Oxygen should only be used with Oxygen-compatible systems. UK Standard of shoulder colour coding will take several years to implement. For information/advice on the European Standard for colour coding of cylinders, refer to the Gas Cylinder Identification Chart on the supplier’s website. www.airproducts.co.uk/cylindergases/coding.htm
Ensure clear labels on all cylinders.· Ensure everyone is aware of colour coding.