Live Safe Code

The Live Safe Code is a set of mandatory HSE requirements developed to further Noble’s pursuit of creating a no-compromise standard of adhering to operational policies and procedures. The Live Safe Code is comprised of ten common activities with the highest potential for HSE risk and is essential to achieve a no-harm workplace. These requirements are core to our business and applicable to all personnel and visitors at our facilities and rigs.

Well Control

Follow the 12 Golden Rules of Well Control at all times; all modi cations to any well control equipment must use the MOC process.


Follow procedures to prevent loss of containment and minimize waste; always use proper waste disposal for the protection of the environment.

Dropped Objects

Secure all tools and equipment to prevent them from falling or being dropped and use safe zones for protection from injury.

Hand & Body Placement

Never place your hands or body in a pinch point, be aware of stored energy sources and never enter No-Go Zones without permission.

Watertight Integrity

Maintain watertight boundaries at all times, including watertight doors, hatches and access, as speci ed in the rig-speci c Operations Manual.

Working at Heights

Protect yourself against a fall when working at heights by using fully inspected fall protection equipment and maintaining 100% tie-o at all times.

System Override

Obtain authorization before bypassing, disabling or inhibiting safety protection devices or equipment.

Lift Safe

Follow safe lifting operations and the prescribed lift plan and never walk under a suspended load.

Stop Work

You have the authorization and obligation to stop any process or operation due to hazards(s) to the life and health of personnel or the environment.

Isolations & Permits

Verify isolation before work begins and work with a valid Permit to Work when required.