On 17 May 2003, three engineers were burned, one severely, while the Panama flag bulk carrier Medi Monaco was alongside in the port of Geelong, Victoria. The engineers were burned when the auxiliary boiler furnace 'flashed back' four times in succession during maintenance.
|Date:||17 May 2003||Investigation status:||Completed|
|Release date:||03 May 2004||Occurrence category:||Incident|
|Report status:||Final||Highest injury level:||Serious|
|Type of operation||Bulk carrier|
|Damage to vessel||Nil|