First Time Packing For Offshore

Your first trip offshore can be a daunting experience. You have an exciting new job, but its in a completely unique environment...and if you don't pack something you...

BOSIET and MIST Training

BOSIET - Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training – is targeted at new personal to the offshore industry. The course aims to equip delegates with a basic understanding...

Compressed Air Emergency Breather Training

From 1st January 2015 it became compulsory for all passengers travelling offshore in the UK to be provided with a Compressed Air Emergency Breathing System (CA-EBS), and...

Top 5 Essential Tips for Surviving Night Shifts

I may not be superman, but I am like him in many ways. I often work under the cover of darkness. I too live a double life....

Call for Probe into Discrimination Against Oil & Gas Workers

Victims of the downturn are finding themselves in an even worse situation as potential new employers are actively discriminating against them, they say.  A previous oil and gas...

AAIB Sumburgh Report Summary – Exits, Floatation and Cameras

Bigger Exits, Side Floatation and Onboard Cameras Among key recommendations in AAIB report. In total 26 new recommendations to changes in offshore helicopter travel has been made by...

Life Insurance For Offshore Workers

Life Insurance For Offshore Workers We are pleased to announce that RigBaby has teamed up with specialist insurance brokers, the Special Risks Bureau, to provide assistance in placing...

5 prison perks that are better than offshore

Your room might just be bigger! Although there is no statutory minimum size for existing prison cells, the ideal minimum for a single occupancy prison cell is given...

A Guide to Claiming Your Tax Back from Your Expenses

Dealing with the HMRC and sorting out your tax isn't always the easiest of jobs to tackle. It can be a complicated and time consuming business. So...

What its Really Like to Work Offshore

Thinking about working offshore? Know someone who does and like to better understand their work conditions? We talk to a North Sea oil worker, about what it’s really...

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