Update on Stena Clyde investigation

Media release - Published 26 August, 2014

The National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA) has completed its investigation into the double fatality on the Stena Clyde mobile offshore drilling unit in the Bass Strait on 27 August 2012.

Legal proceedings have commenced through the Magistrates’ Court of Victoria with the assistance of the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (CDPP) for specific breaches of the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006.

Upon conclusion of the legal proceedings, NOPSEMA will communicate lessons learnt with duty holders and the wider community.