Recommendation MR20070029


Recommendation details
Output No: MR20070029
Date issued: 20 October 2007
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Recommendation was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

The shipboard procedures and practices for operating, maintaining and monitoring the K8E lubricating oil filter were inadequate. The standby filter was not checked to ensure that it was ready for use and the in-service K8E filter's condition was not adequately monitored.

Safety Recommendation

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that AJ Ship Management takes action to address this safety issue.

Last update 05 April 2012