September 2023 marine incident report and monthly safety lesson
September 2023 incident report
A vessel lost a propeller while conducting a tour, and another caught alight while unattended at berth. These are some of the occurrences included in the latest incident report.
During September 2023, there were 84 reported incidents involving domestic commercial vessels. Of these, 23 were serious.
Monthly safety lesson
Passenger vessel flooded after access door was left open
This month’s safety lesson report highlights the importance of ensuring all crew, including new employees, are provided appropriate training on a vessel’s safety management system, and understand the practical application and their responsibilities.
Read the monthly safety lesson.