Safety Advisory Notice MS20080013

Safety Advisory Notice issued to: Ship owners, operators and masters

Recommendation details
Output No: MS20080013
Date issued: 05 June 2008
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

Many of the mooring winch brakes were probably not fully applied which allowed the brakes to slip more easily.

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 considered appropriate.

Last update 05 April 2012