Safety Advisory Notice MO-2008-008-SAN-025

Safety Advisory Notice issued to: Owners, operators and masters

Recommendation details
Output No: MO-2008-008-SAN-025
Date issued: 13 October 2009
Safety action status: Closed
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety issue

Iron King's safety management system did not include procedures that adequately ensured that the ship's master and crew were aware of, and drilled in, the emergency steering system change over procedure to be followed in the event of steering control loss.

Safety Advisory Notice

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

Last update 06 December 2012