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Our activation procedure including contact details and forms for activation, in addition to equipment stockpile and aviation status reports can be found here.

Emergency Contact Numbers

Please note that:

Response services are guaranteed ONLY for Members. Non-members are not guaranteed a response and will be required to sign a Non-member contract. Services and rates differ. Duty managers can be contacted for exercises.

Oil Spill Response Limited Oil Spill Response Limited

Simon Blaen

Principal Consultant

Simon works as a Principal Consultant in the UK, assisting organisations in preparing for oil spill incidents. He has a broad knowledge of oil spill response considerations and specialises in the use of oil spill modelling and mapping.


Simon joined OSRL in 2011 as part of the Operations department where he gained experience responding to a wide range of spills around the globe. Simon has also undertaken secondments with OSRL member organisations, worked in OSRL’s Aberdeen office and lead OSRL’s Geomatics team.


Simon has a BSc in Physics and an MSc in Maritime Civil Engineering.