Recommendation MR20070030

Recommendation issued to: Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Recommendation details
Output No: MR20070030
Date issued: 20 November 2007
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Recommendation was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority did not appropriately assess the risks associated with the leakage of dangerous goods on board Kota Pahlawan until 19 June 2006, more than one day after the master had reported it and before the ship started its transit of the Great Barrier Reef Inner Route.

Safety Recommendation

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the Australian Maritime Safety Authority take action to address this safety issue.

Last update 05 April 2012