Marine safety issues and actions

Bridge deck stairwell fire door

Issue number: MO-2014-012-SI-01
Who it affects: All persons responsible for shipboard operations
Issue owner: Korkyra Shipping, Croatia
Operation affected: Marine: Shipboard operations
Background: Investigation Report 315-MO-2014-012
Date: 11 March 2016

Safety issue description

Ocean Drover’s bridge deck stairwell fire door was fitted with a holdback hook in contravention of international regulations. The door was hooked open, which allowed the fire to spread to the bridge deck from the deck below. 

Current issue status: Adequately addressed
Status justification:

Proactive safety action taken complies with regulations.

Last update 11 March 2016