Safety Alert - Air Circuit Breakers Defect - Shared by Associated British Port

Published: Monday, September 24, 2018 - 16:40

PSS along with Port Industry Chief Executive has identified six key priorities for the sector, one of which is " Early Information Sharing". This sharing of early information among port members can help prevent a similar occurrence in other PSS member ports. This is a proactive method of managing Health & Safety within organizations and is a leading indicator for a positive safety culture.

Information has been issued in connection with the Schneider Masterpact NW Air circuit breakers on  Product Safety Notice (PRB 208846).  Part of an ongoing quality monitoring process discovered a potential manufacturing issue that may affect a component manufactured plants between August 1st, 2016 and March 27th, 2018.


For more information on the incident, lesson learned, actions that were taken and recommendation on  Air Circuit Breakers Defect can be found in the attachment below

Thank you to our member port Associated British Ports for sharing this with the industry.


Masterpact NX ACB Safety Alert PDF (143.76 KB) Download (143.76 KB)