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

Recommendation details
Output No: MS20080019
Date issued: 26 June 2008
Safety action status: Closed
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

The fumigation contractor did not adequately consider the risks associated with burying the aluminium phosphide fumigant in the cargo.

Safety Advisory Notice

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

 
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Last update 05 April 2012