Alaska’s Northstar Island in the Beaufort Sea, built of gravel six miles off the Alaska coastline. Built during the winter months of 2000, it has been in operation since 2001.
Home Page > Safety Culture Policy > BSEE Safety Emphasis
  • Safety Home

    Safety offshore is increased by sharing ideas – ways to make offshore energy safer for people and our environment. Ideas come from everyone; if you have ideas or comments which you would like to appear here, please send them to

    BSEE Inspector looking for pollution from helicopter -Large


    Safety and Environmental Videos

    June 27, 2013- As BSEE Safety Month draws to a close, the Bureau released today a video highlighting the work of Hurricane Response Team members in monitoring potential impact and damage to oil and gas operations in the Gulf of Mexico.

    June 25, 2013- In this third part of BSEE's video showcase for safety month, the Bureau hears from Rose Capers-Webb, BSEE's Safety & Occupational Health Manager.

    June 20, 2013- Today we released an all employee memo, along with a safety poster, that outlines the nine values of a culture of safety.

    June 13, 2013- In the second part of BSEE's video showcase for safety month, the Bureau hears from Staci King, Chief of the Safety and Environmental Management Systems (SEMS) Branch.

  • BSEE Blog

    June 7, 2016 - They say that every place you live has its good and its not so good attributes. Every location has its beauty and its beast. If you have ever been through a hurricane event, it is certainly no beauty.

  • Director’s Corner


    June 10, 2016 -- In the six weeks since the final Well Control Rule was published in the Federal Register, my staff at the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) has begun receiving questions about the specifics of implementation.