Safety Alert - Dumpy Bag Incident - Shared by Peel Ports Group

Published: Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 16:17

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 of a positive safety culture.

A Peel Port colleague, has been hit by a chock propelled from a dumpy bag.  He sustained injuries in his lower leg causing a fracture and laceration.


For more information on the incident, lesson learned, actions that were taken and recommendations on Lost Time incident can be found in the attachment below

Thank you to our member port Peel Ports for sharing this with the industry


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