Frequently asked questions

  • What is HSElife NL?
    HSElife NL is a management system for a safer and healthier workplace in any industrie, anytime, anywhere. Both National and international.
  • Which Operators have already joined HSElife NL?
    Participating parties of HSElife NL are One-Dyas B.V. TAQA Energy B.V. And more dan 100 contractors HSElife NL is supported by: IRO and State Supervision of Mines.
  • What information can I find on the website
    - A direct update of rules, regulations, procedures and HSE information. - HSE documents on topics such as Benzene, Asbestos, Natural Gas condensate, Nitrogen, etc. - An introductory film about HSElife NL. - The e-zine HSElife World magazine. - Interactive training modules on the topics Offshore and Onshore and Energy Industry. - Interactive trainings Permit to Work, Task Risk Analysis and Last Minute Risk Analysis. - Important topics and items about HSE.
  • What is HSElife WORLD magazine?
    It is a free online magazine (e-zine) and an important communication tool for HSElife NL to share HSE information with the entire industry. You can read exactly what is said about the Oil and Gas industry. In addition, you will find background information on the developments within HSElife NL and in this industry. You will get an honest and clear picture of what is going on and you will find unbiased opinions. Not a member yet? Sign up via It is for free.
  • What is the purpose of this website?
    The purpose of this website is to provide unambiguous information about Safety, Health and Environment. It is a multimedia digital platform that ensures that everyone working in the Energy Industry has access to up-to-date and essential HSE information.
  • Which are HSElife NL’s vision and mission?
    The vision is to make the Energy Industry the safest industry in the Netherlands by achieving Incident Free Operations. Our vision fits seamlessly with the ambition of all Operators in the Energy Industry to work without accidents, without incidents and free of spills or other environmental damage. The mission: Only through cooperation can we jointly strive for ever further harmonization and sharing of HSE information. From HSElife NL we facilitate the development, optimization and communication of standards, best practices and important HSE information throughout the industry.
  • What does harmonizing of rules and regulations mean?
    This means that everyone within HSElife NL works according to the same rules, procedures and regulations. Unambiguous information for everyone working in the Energy Industry. Because of this there are no more differences within HSElife NL between companies when it comes to working safely with attention for health and environment.
  • Why do I have to deal with rules even though they never apply to my work?
    Your involvement is not limited to the work in your department but affects the entire organization. Only when everyone knows what is going on and what is going on in the field of HSE, can we work together and contribute to a healthier and safer working environment and a lower burden on the environment.
  • Why all this attention for HSE?
    Prevention is better than cure. That is why we want to be proactive with the application of HSE rules. This means that we have to work closely according to the rules and be alert. But we also need to know what is going on and we want everyone to be aware of the HSE rules.
  • Which are HSElife NL Steering Committee’s activities?
    These groups work together with The WAT Group to share knowledge and develop training and learning techniques. Goal is to share these with the industry.
  • For whom is HSElife NL intended?
    For everyone who works in the Energy Industry, at Offshore and Onshore locations and at the Office. Or any other Industry where saftey at the workplace is key.
  • Can we, as a Contractor Organization, also have a say in rules and regulations within HSELife NL?
    Yes that is possible. Within HSElife NL a Contractor Forum has been established where 12 representatives on behalf of the affiliated Contractors at HSElife NL decide on the rules and regulations and developments of HSElife NL.
  • Can I also find material only applicable to my organization?
    Yes, but only if your organization is a member of HSElife NL. The information that only applies to your company can be found in the secure business section of this website. To visit the website of the individual HSElife NL members, click on their logo.
  • Are there digital documents that I can use to communicate about HSElife NL in my organization?
    Yes, there are. On the page Campaings, HSE items and 'Downloads' under 'Tools & Resources' you will find these documents.
  • How can I contribute to harmonization?
    By deepening your knowledge about Safety, Health and Environment. Not only do you increase your expertise, you also apply your knowledge to your work and work environment, thereby increasing your own safety and that of others.
  • How did HSElife NL originate?
    HSElife NL was born from the conviction that harmonization of rules, regulations and procedures on Safety, Health and Environment in the Energy Industry is necessary. Initiators of this development are The WAT Group with the cooperation of Spirit Energy and Shell/NAM.
  • How does HSElife NL achieve its vision?
    Within the mission two key points have been defined to achieve the vision. These key points are: - Sharing best operational practices. The goal is to standardize rules and regulations and to continuously improve operational performance. - Continuous harmonization through standard training and sharing of best practices in the field of safe working practices.
  • Aren’t we overdoing this HSE thing?
    Every unhealthy or unsafe situation is one too many. Suppose something happens to you that could easily have been avoided. Or that something happens to someone else because you are insufficiently serious with the HSE rules. In the end, we all want to go home healthy again. By means of the HSElife NL multimedia digital platform we do our utmost to prevent incidents, but unfortunately we are aware that explaining prevention is more difficult than explaining an incident.
  • Where can I send any important HSE information?
    Please send an email to:
  • How can I become a member of HSElife NL?
    By clicking on the register button on the homepage of Right upper corner. Click become a member.
  • How can I login to HSElife NL?
    By clicking on login on the homepage of
  • How can I use HSElife NL?
    By clicking on the become a member on the homepage of Right upper corner.
  • How can I follow the trainings of HSElife NL?
    By clicking on the register button on the homepage of