Recommendation MR20080008

Recommendation issued to: Lloyd's Register

Recommendation details
Output No: MR20080008
Date issued: 05 June 2008
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Recommendation was developed

Output text

Safety issue

Creciente's classification society, Lloyd's Register, did not have rules or guidelines in place to ensure that the mooring winch brakes were adequately inspected and maintained, allowing the condition of the brakes to deteriorate and slip at below their designed holding capacity.

Safety Recommendation

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that Lloyd's Register takes action to address this safety issue.

Last update 05 April 2012