Marine safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Port Hedland Port Authority
|Date issued:||05 June 2008|
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|Background:||Why this Recommendation was developed|
The Port Hedland Port Authority did not identify the possibility of a ship breaking away from its berth and adequately assess or address the associated risks in the port emergency plan.
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the Port Hedland Port Authority takes action to address this safety issue.