Accidents in enclosed space on ships are common. It is very Important for a rescue operation team to follow correct rescue procedure when taking out the victim from the confined space.
An enclosed space is a dangerous place to enter on a ship. There is a special procedure that has to followed before entering a confined space. Know more inside.
An OS of a ship lost his life while entering a tank to recover a maintenance hatch cover, which has become dislodged from the deck in the lower tank dome. Find out more about the unfortunate incident inside the article.
Five workers died in a tank while repairing a ‘largo’ pontoon as no enclosed space entry precautions were taken.
This is a true incident in which three lives were lost on board ship on the same day because of the failure to follow basic confined space entry procedures.