Safety Alert – The Lash of the Moor

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Aug 272009

imageRecent figures from a major P&I Club indicate that 14% of claims now occur as a result of mooring operations incidents says Marine Safety Forum in a recently issued safety alert. Elements in a recent incident involved a generic SJA, a chief officer who took a gamble and lost, and a lack of awareness of Stop Job principles that are well known in the offshore industry but, sadly, less used in the maritime sector.

The details from MSF are:

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