Safety Advisory Notice MS20070004

Safety Advisory Notice

Recommendation details
Output No: MS20070004
Date issued: 29 June 2007
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

Leaving fire doors open between the engine room and the fire control station exposed the ship to the risk that its fire control systems could be rendered inoperable by an engine room fire.

Safety Advisory Notice

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

Last update 05 April 2012