Safety Advisory Notice MS20070012

Safety Advisory Notice

Recommendation details
Output No: MS20070012
Date issued: 16 November 2007
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

The personal protective equipment being used by the crew members while they were servicing the boiler burner did not provide them with adequate protection and, therefore, was not appropriate for the task.

Safety Advisory Notice

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau advises that ship owners, operators and masters should consider the safety implications of this safety issue and take action where it is considered appropriate.

Last update 05 April 2012