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Unite calls for immediate action on job losses at oil industry summit or risk ‘another Piper Alpha’1 February 2015

Cuts being made across the offshore oil industry as a result of the falling oil price will compromise safety and lose key skills to the UK. Unite will stress amid mounting fears that the seeds of another disaster on the scale of Piper Alpha could well be being sown with this downturn.