Safety Advisory Notice MS20070022

Safety Advisory Notice

Recommendation details
Output No: MS20070022
Date issued: 20 December 2007
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

Peter Crombie was possibly difficult to detect, either visually or by radar, because of the vessels timber construction, paint scheme, lack of a radar reflector and the prevailing weather conditions.

Safety Advisory Notice

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

Last update 05 April 2012