Marine safety issues and actions

Crew familiarisation

Issue number: MO-2013-010-SI-02
Who it affects: All ship owners, operators and seafarers
Issue owner: Gearbulk Norway
Transport function: Marine: Shipboard operations
Background: Investigation Report 303-MO-2013-010
Issue release date: 16 June 2014
Current issue status: Adequately addressed
Issue status justification:

The additions to the checklist will highlight the dangers associated with working in the vicinity of the gantry cranes.

Safety issue description

The on board familiarisation process did not ensure that new crew members were informed of the precautions required when working on deck while the gantry cranes were in operation.

Last update 16 June 2014