A person who is employed by, or contracted to perform work under the supervision of, an employer and includes a dependent contractor. Note: OSH (NL) 1.1; OSH (NS) Element 1, Part 1, Section 1.1.
Incident Reporting and Investigation Guidelines, The Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board and Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board, Canada, November 30, 2012. Regulatory Guidance
Source: Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Occupational Health & Safety Requirements, Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, Canada, December 2000. Regulations
“Employee” means a person employed by or contracted to perform work under the supervision of an employer.
Source: Atlantic Canada Offshore Petroleum Industry, Standard Practice for the Training and Qualifications of Personnel, 2013, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, Global Standards
Source: Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Occupational Health & Safety Requirements, Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, Canada, December 2000. Regulation
Employee means direct employees of the lessees who are assigned well control, deepwater well control, or production safety duties.
Source: Oil and Gas and Sulphur Operations in the Outer Continental Shelf, 30 CFR 250 (2013). Regulations
Employee, in relation to an employer, means an employee of that employer.
Source: Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, Australia, amended 2012. Legislation
“Employee” means a person permitted to work by an employer in employment for wages, salary or commission.
Source: State of Wyoming Occupational Safety and Health Rules and Regulations for Oil and Gas Well Drilling, Revised January 8, 2013. Regulations
Under the Working Conditions Act (in Dutch: ‘Arbowet’), an employee of the operator is:
a. A person who performs activities on the basis of a labour contract with the operator (per definition from the ‘Arbowet’);
b. Subcontracted personnel; the “extra hands”, trainees and volunteers who do not have their own labour contracts with the operator, but who do work under his supervision (per definition from the ‘Arbowet’;
c. A person that performs activities under the supervision of the operator, which means that the operator has full control over his activities (evaluation of “under the supervision of” is based on the real situation, regardless of the agreement that forms the basis for the person’s employment).
NOTE: Only in these cases, the operator is also employer of the particular employee.
Source: NOGEPA Industrial Guideline No. 5, Reporting Accidents and Incidents Mining Activities, Netherlands, Version 3, March 2010. Global Standards
Means a person employed by any other person to do any work for hire or reward.
Source: Guidelines for Occupational Diving 2004, Occupational Safety and Health Service, New Zealand, updated October 2010. Regulatory Guidance
Employee includes employees of other participants also i.e those of contractors, service providers etc. as defined at rule 2(1)(l).
Source: Guidance Notes on Petroleum and Natural Gas (Safety in Offshore Operations) Rules, 2008, Oil Industry Safety Directorate (India), 2012. Regulatory Guidance
In these regulations, employee,— (a) in relation to a person who controls a place of work, means a person lawfully at work in the place; and (b) in relation to a principal, means an employee of a contractor or subcontractor or, if a contractor or subcontractor is an individual, the contractor or subcontractor.
Source: Health and Safety in Employment (Petroleum Exploration and Extraction) Regulations 2013, SR 2013/208, New Zealand, as of May 2013. Regulations
Employee, subject to sections 3C to 3F, means any person of any age employed by an employer to do any work (other than residential work) for hire or reward under a contract of service and, in relation to any employer, means an employee of the employer.
Source: Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992, Public Act 1992 No 96, New Zealand, as of 1 July 2011. Legislation
(a) in relation to an operation, means an employee of the operation; and
(b) in relation to a person who controls a place of work, means a person working in the place of work employer includes a person who controls a place of work.
Source: Health and Safety in Employment (Mining Administration) Regulations 1996, SR 1996/220, New Zealand, as of January 2011. Regulations
An individual on the payroll of a company, including corporate and management personnel.
An individual employed under a short-term or part-time contract is considered an employee provided they are paid directly by the company.
Source: IOGP Report No. 510, Operating Management System Framework for controlling risk and delivering high performance in the oil and gas industry, International Association of Oil & Gas Producers, June 2014. Global Standards
“Employees” means employees of the operator and those of other participants.
Source: Petroleum and Natural Gas (Safety in Offshore Operations) Rules, 2008, India, 18th June 2008. Regulations