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Potential dropped objects found lodged in holes on a freight container

The Marine Safety Forum has published the following safety flash regarding a potential dropped object. Two loose metal pieces were discovered in the holes for fork-lifting on a freight container. These were found to be the covers for trip hazards on securing points on main deck of the vessel. The metal pieces had a weight of 3.2 kg and 7.1 kg.

The safety flash can be downloaded from marinesafetyforum.org/upload-files//safetyalerts/msf-safety-flash-14.06.pdf.

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