Marine safety issues and actions

Manufacturer’s instructions

Issue number: MO-2014-001-SI-02
Who it affects: All persons charged with maintaining equipment
Issue owner: ISIR Impianti Srl
Operation affected: Marine: Shipboard operations
Background: Investigation Report 306-MO-2014-001
Date: 23 January 2015

Safety issue description

The manufacturer’s instruction manual for Seven Seas Voyager’s waste incinerator contained no specific instructions for ash grate maintenance or replacement. Such instructions would have provided useful information for the ship’s crew to plan and safely complete periodic ash grate maintenance.


Action organisation: ISIR Impianti Srl
Action number: MO-2014-001-SR-002
Date: 23 January 2015
Action status: Released

The ATSB recommends that ISIR Impianti Srl take action to ensure that their equipment maintenance instructions contain all detail necessary to allow the safe completion of routine and non-routine maintenance activities.

Current issue status: Not addressed
Status justification:

ISIR Impianti Srl has not taken action to address this safety issue.

Last update 17 August 2015