Safety Alert - Plant overturn - Shared by Forth Ports

Published: Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 12:13

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.

An incident occurred when a salt vessel discharge was being carried out, a mechanical shovel partially overturned. Thankfully the operator was unharmed.


For more information on the incident, lesson learned, actions that were taken and recommendations on Plant Overturn incident can be found  below

Special thanks to our member Forth Ports Limited for sharing this alert with the rest of the industry.


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