SMART4SEA Conference & Awards
2018
Learn More
SMART4SEA Conference & Awards
2018
Learn More

Tag: fire onboard

Swedish Club launches guide on cargo fires

fire

When a fire breaks out on board a vessel there is no fire service ready to assist in extinguishing it – it is up to the crew themselves. The Swedish P&I Club issued a new guide for quick reference to the causes and prevention of cargo fires and explosion onboard.

Read More »

Lone working in engine room can be hazardous

engine

In its latest edition of Safety Digest report, the UK MAIB describes a fire incident in the engine room of a UK registered vessel, that resulted in the death of an engineer officer, and provides important lessons learned to prevent similar accidents from occurring again.

Read More »

UK MAIB issues Safety Digest 2/2017

digest

The UK MAIB has announced the publication of the second issue for 2017 of its Safety Digest, which includes lessons learned from maritime accidents. This latest edition contains 25 articles, reminding that fires can quite easily start onboard a ship, equally as on shore.

Read More »

Maersk ship goes adrift due to engine fire

maersk

A Maersk-operated container ship went adrift off Aleutian Islands, Alaska, on Friday night, after she reportedly suffered fire in the engine room. On Saturday morning, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation announced that the vessel was escorted to land safe.

Read More »

Evergreen vessel rescues crew from burning fishing boat

crew

The officers and crew of Evergreen Line’s containership EVER DIADEM joined forces with another ship to rescue thirty seafarers forced to abandon their burning fishing vessel, off the coast of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean, on 9 July. While en route from Singapore to Durban, EVER DIADEM’s crew found the distressed seafarers drifting in two lifeboats.

Read More »

Explore Our Group Sites:

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies.more information

Close