Marine safety issues and actions

Job hazard analysis

Issue number: MO-2010-004-SI-05
Who it affects: All owners operators and managers of ships equipped with Davit International fast rescue craft
Issue owner: BP Shipping Ltd
Transport function: Marine: Shipboard operations
Background: Investigation Report 275-MO-2010-004
Issue release date: 27 July 2011
Current issue status: Adequately addressed
Issue status justification:

Action taken by BP

Safety issue description

The job hazard analysis for the operation of the fast rescue boat was incomplete and did not include an assessment of the hazards associated with the operation of the wave compensator

Proactive Action

Action number: MO-2010-004-NSA-019
Action organisation: BP Shipping Ltd
Date: 27 July 2011
Action status: Closed
The ATSB has been advised that, from 2011, BP Shipping’s core group of seven dedicated Fleet Safety Training Officers are providing additional hazard awareness training on board and from late 2010, all sea staff briefings have included hazard awareness interventions and lessons learned focussed on hazard awareness.

ATSB comment:

The ATSB is satisfied that the action taken by BP Shipping adequately addresses the safety issue
Last update 06 March 2014