Safety Programme

The HeliOffshore Safety Strategy provides a common language, framework and priorities for the industry’s collaboration for safety.


Use the safety resources delivered and maintained by HeliOffshore to further enhance the safety of your helicopter operations, worldwide.


Participate in our collaboration for safety via workstreams, events, and online through HeliOffshore Space and the Information Exchange.


Participate in HeliOffshore forums, working groups, and events to help to shape safety priorities, contribute expertise, and learn from others.

Our Purpose

HeliOffshore is the global, safety-focused association for the offshore helicopter industry. Through collaboration with and between our members, we are delivering an industry-wide safety programme to enhancing safety, worldwide. We bring together the global offshore helicopter industry so that:

  • No lives are lost through offshore flight
  • Information is shared to prevent accidents
  • Best practice is used by the global frontline
  • Our combined activities provide cost benefits to members
  • Collective action delivers breakthroughs in safety performance

HeliOffshore and Honeywell Successfully Demonstrate HTAWS Safety Capability

Efforts to advance the development and implementation of enhanced Helicopter Terrain Awareness and Warning Systems (HTAWS) took a step forward last month with the completion of simulator trials of Honeywell’s EGPWS MKXXII HTAWS solution. Effective collision avoidance is fundamental to helicopter safety, and a collaborative project involving multiple stakeholders is working to give pilots earlier…


Together We Can Save Lives Offshore

By Gretchen Haskins, CEO, HeliOffshore  Imagine if helicopter systems never failed. Imagine if there were no obstacle collisions or accidents involving loss of control. Imagine if pilots were always able to correctly respond to warning systems, and that there were never any maintenance errors. HeliOffshore’s global community of professionals spends a lot of time developing…


HeliOffshore Conference & AGM 2018 - Lake Maggiore, Italy

The HeliOffshore Conference and AGM 2018 will be held at the Grand Hotel Dino, in Lake Maggiore, Italy, from 5-6 May 2018 with social events before and after. 

Registration will open to members in January 2018 through a managed process where the main Point of Contact for each HeliOffshore member is sent a registration letter.

More information about conference timings, social events, the hotel, and Lake Maggiore will be published on the conference event page of our website as more information becomes available.

HeliOffshore Conference 2016: Global Collaboration, Frontline Results

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