Marine safety issues and actions
Safety Advisory Notice issued to: Ship owners, operators and masters
|Date issued:||05 June 2008|
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|Background:||Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed|
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.