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IMCA safety flashes disseminate important information on incidents and potential hazards and the lessons learnt from them that can help prevent incidents occurring elsewhere in the industry.

Individual safety events are available individually online, tagged and searchable, while the traditional PDF collections are also available for download.

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Sewage spilled onto the quayside

30-40 litres of sewage water was spilled onto the quayside during a transfer operation from vessel to sewage truck.  There was no discharge into the sea due to a contained […]

| Included in IMCA Safety Flash 16/20

Ignited hand sanitiser

What happened? Someone got his hands burnt when alcohol based hand sanitiser caught fire. The person was using alcohol based hand sanitiser as recommended during the Corona pandemic. The person […]

| Included in IMCA Safety Flash 15/20

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