The MSF has published the following Safety Flash 11-41 regarding a biocide pollution incident. During the treatment of ships fuel tanks with a biocide chemical an incident in which someone was sprayed around the face and upper body with the biocide chemical. This resulted in eye abrasion and skin irritation and led to the injured person being evacuated from the vessel for further medical examination and treatment.
Further information can be found from marinesafetyforum.org/upload-files//notices/msf-safety-flash-11.41.pdf
Published: 23 December 2011
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