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Fuel oil bunkering safety

The Marine Safety Forum has published the following safety flash regarding a safety issue that occurred during fuel oil bunkering. A vessel had prepared to take fuel oil on board, all precautions were in place and the checklist had been completed correctly and the crew had completed a toolbox talk. During bunkering, a quantity of fuel oil was spilled into the engine room.

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Safety Event

Published: 22 November 2016
Download: IMCA SF 10/13

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