Safety Alerts

Ten most recent alerts

Number: 22-01 Dated: 14/01/2022

High Levels of H2S Detected in Bilge Tank

Dangerously high levels of Hydrogen Sulphide detected during a routine transfer of bilge water on a members vessel.

Number: 21-20 Dated: 10/12/2021

Foreign Object in Eye

Seafarer hospitalised to remove foreign object from eye after insufficient assessment of safety eyewear requirement

Number: 21-19 Dated: 23/11/2021

Crankcase Failure

Crankcase failure leads to two small fires but good practice in place prevented any secondary damage.  

Number: 21-18 Dated: 11/11/2021

LTI – Fall from Height

Serious injury when a crew member fell through an unguarded/unprotected opening.

Number: 21-17 Dated: 03/11/2021

Snagging Point

2 separate snagging events during offshore bulk hose operations on a members vessel

Number: 21-16 Dated: 28/10/2021

Defective Securing Arrangement

defective securing arrangement on a vessels dry bulk tank leads to pre-warning activation of the vessels fire alarm system.

Number: 21-15 Dated: 24/09/2021

Eye Injury Whilst Opening Paint Tin Lid

Serious eye injury sustained by vessel crew member whilst opening a paint tin lid

Number: 21-14 Dated: 15/09/2021

Dropped Object During Cargo Discharge Operations

Seafastening bracket dropped from cargo forklift pocket whilst lifting from vessel to shore.

Number: 21-13 Dated: 12/08/2021

Hand Injury Sustained During Routine Checks

Crew member sustained hand injury during routine weekly checks.

Number: 21-12 Dated: 02/07/2021

Suspension Trauma

Shared learnings on a planned drill which resulted in suspension trauma.

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