Marine safety issues and actions

Oxygen breathing apparatus documentation

Issue number: MO-2011-007-SI-02
Who it affects: All ship owners, operators, managers and seafarers
Issue owner: Taiyo Nippon Kisen
Operation affected: Marine: Shipboard operations
Background: Investigation Report 288-MO-2011-007
Date: 05 April 2012

Safety issue description

The ship’s safety management system documentation provided the crew with no guidance in relation to the operation and maintenance of the ship’s oxygen breathing apparatus.

Current issue status: Not addressed
Status justification:

While TNKC has advised the ATSB of actions taken by the company subsequent to this incident, no action has been taken to address this safety issue.

Last update 06 March 2014