Safety Advisory Notice MS20080022

Safety Advisory Notice issued to: Manufacturers of marine diesel engines

Recommendation details
Output No: MS20080022
Date issued: 25 June 2008
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

The generator manufacturer's instruction book provided no guidance for the maintenance or routine replacement of the flexible fuel hoses.

Safety Advisory Notice

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau advises that the manufacturers of marine diesel engines should consider the safety implications of this safety issue and take action when considered appropriate.

Last update 05 April 2012