Sensitization workshop for Mombasa County

28th June 2016

Sensitization workshop for Mombasa county

The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) in consultation with the National Environment Management and (NEMA), Directorate of Occupational Safety and Health Services (DOSHS), National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA), and the Oil Industry has finalized development of Technical Guidance Notes (TGN) and Environment Health and Safety Best Practice EHS BPs (herein after referred to as guidelines). The guidelines will provide practical advice that will help players in the sub-sector avoid causing pollution, operate safely, minimize waste and comply with the requirements of the law, standards and industry best practices. The guidelines are targeted for use by:


·         Petroleum Terminal Operators

·         Petroleum based Thermal Power Plant Operators

·         Petroleum Transporters

·         Petroleum Service Station Operators

The Commission now wishes to subject them to stakeholder consultation before rolling them out for use by the industry, regulators and other interested parties. The objective of the workshop is to create awareness and provide opportunity for stakeholders to contribute towards the development of the guidelines.  The stakeholder workshop will be held in Mombasa on Thursday 30th June 2016. The guidelines may be viewed on the Commission’s website through the link www.erc.go/guidelines.

Persons wishing to attend the workshop are requested to confirm their attendance by sending their names and name of institution by email on or before Friday 24th June 2016 with the Subject: MOMBASA SAFETY GUIDELINES WORKSHOP to the email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Confirmation and venue details will be communicated through email.



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