February 2024 marine incident report and monthly safety lesson

Tuesday 26 March 2024

There were 111 reported incidents involving domestic commercial vessels in February.

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February 2024 incident report

A generator blew up while a contractor was conducting repairs, and a passenger fell overboard when a vessel rolled in a large wind swell. These are some of the occurrences included in the latest incident report

During February 2024, there were 111 reported incidents involving domestic commercial vessels. Of these, 28 were serious.

Read the latest incident report.

Monthly safety lesson

‘Experience’ fails to prevent vessel capsize, which a proper risk assessment could have identified

The importance of having a risk assessment, which addresses operational-specific risks with control measures in place to mitigate these, is the focus in this month’s safety lesson report.

Read the monthly safety lesson.

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