SI 2020/330.
24th March 2020
March news letter published
26th March 2020

MAIB issue safety bulletin on the danger of firefighting suppressants

The Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) have issued a warning note to highlight a potentially serious hazard associated with condensed aerosol firefighting suppressant particles following a fatal accident last year.  The fatality resulted from an inadvertent discharge of a condensed aerosol fire extinguishing system during its installation on the fishing vessel Resugram (PZ 1001).