Enclosed Space Fatality

UK P&I Club 7 minutes

In this course, you will learn more about what could happen if you do not pay attention to your SMS. This accident could happen on your ship if you do not make sure to follow the given guidelines. Be careful!

This incident is based on the experiences of the UK P&I Club. Accidents like the one in this course can and do happen. As you go through this course, ask yourself, "Could this happen on my ship?"

In this scenario, it was time to carry out a scheduled check on a void. The check was to be carried out by the chief together with the bosun, but since the pre-controls was not performed correctly, the worst possible thing happened. In this course, you will learn more about what to think of when you are about to enter an enclosed space.

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UK P&I Club

The UK P&I Club is a leading provider of P&I insurance and other services to the international shipping community. Established in 1869 the UK P&I Club insures over 244 million tonnes of owned and chartered shipping through its international offices and claims network. A rated by Standard & Poor’s with free reserves of $540m, the UK P&I Club is renowned for its specialist skills and expertise which ensure ‘best in class’ underwriting, claims handling and loss prevention services. The UK P&I Club is managed by Thomas Miller, an independent and international insurance, professional and investment services provider.

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  2. Price: Free
  3. Language: English
  4. Length: 7 minutes
  5. Intended for: This course is intended for all personnel working onboard, especially those who intend to enter any enclosed spaces.
  6. Reference: Not based on any reference