Safety, Health and Welfare (Offshore Installations) Act, 1987

Gas detection.

20.—(1) The owner of an offshore installation to which this Act applies shall ensure that an efficient system of detection (which shall include a reliable and audible alarm) is provided to monitor automatically the presence of any flammable or noxious gas on or in the installation.

(2) It shall be the duty of an installation manager to ensure that the system of detection provided in pursuance of this section in relation to the offshore installation with which he is concerned is properly maintained.