Safety Alert - Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container - Shared by Associated British Ports

Published: Monday, August 6, 2018 - 09:31

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.

An operative was badly injured while carrying out repairs on Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers. 

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For more information on the incident, lesson learned, actions that were taken and recommendation on Flexible  Intermediate Bulk Incident can be found in the attachment below

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


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