lessons learned

Soot from economiser caused fire

Experience Feedback A large container ship was on a fixed trans-continental service, regularly crossing the ocean on a tight schedule.…

Overloaded windlass motor failed

Experience feedback A deep draught tanker arrived at a port to discharge her oil cargo and temporarily anchored in the…

Electrocution from unsafe plug

Root cause/contributory factors An offshore installation was undergoing major refit works at a repair yard. There were a large number…

Unplanned deviation led to grounding

Experience Feedback Just after sunset on a calm evening, a large inbound container ship was approaching the pilot boarding position…

Overloaded windlass motor failed

Corrective and preventative actions A deep draught tanker arrived at a port to discharge her oil cargo and temporarily anchored…

Poll

Does enclosed space entry need more regulation?

maritime events