Safety, Environment & Legislation

2000 Safety Flashes

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IMCA Safety Flash 01/00 – January 2000

  1. Diving helmet locking collars
  2. Metrex M3610 multimeter incident
  3. Thruster feedback incident
  4. Lifeboat winch failure
  5. Microwaving water
  6. Swivel ring flange failures
  7. Commissioning and verification of newly installed modified diving system equipment

IMCA Safety Flash 02/00 – April 2000

  1. Grinding disc failures
  2. Emergency communications system incident
  3. Interspiro diving mask
  4. Electrical flash burns
  5. Damage to main hoist rope on Liebheur 1080/1 crane

IMCA Safety Flash 03/00 – July 2000

  1. Recall notice: Divex LP hoses
  2. Transport of welding/burning gas
  3. Parting of a crane lift wire
  4. Fast rescue craft incident
  5. Winching equipment
  6. Gas cylinder valves - potential failures
  7. Rigging incident
  8. Incident on a diving support vessel during heliox gas transfer

IMCA Safety Flash 04/00 – July 2000

  1. Gas transfer during project mobilisation
  2. Incident during restart of a compressor
  3. Gas transfer during demobilisation

IMCA Safety Flash 05/00 – September 2000

  1. Confined space incident
  2. Termination of elastic shock cords
  3. Near-miss with cherry picker wire
  4. Information on material change to SL-17 Yoke

IMCA Safety Flash 06/00 – October 2000

  1. Transponder/beacon explosion
  2. Personnel lifting system fatality
  3. Serious fire extinguisher alert
  4. Hydraulic injury to hand

IMCA Safety Flash 07/00 – December 2000

  1. Anchor handling on deck
  2. Flat woven webbing slings made from man-made fibre
  3. New concern related to Divex LP hoses

IMCA Safety Flash 08/00 – December 2000

  1. Dangerous transformers
  2. Incompatible threads on the bell onboard gas bottles