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Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) Safety bulletins

Provides alerts for safety issues for commercial and pleasure vessel operations.

Documents

Safety Bulletin 12: CO2 releases

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Safety Bulletin 11: HI-FOG 1900 sprinklers installed in A1000 assembly bodies

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Safety Bulletin 10 - COSMO MED and Type Approved Fire Doors - Faulty A60, A0 and B15 Fire doors

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EMERGENCY ESCAPE BREATHING DEVICE – PRODUCT RECALL

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Interference with Maritime Radio Reception by Onboard Equipment 07 September 2016

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Liferaft Medicines 27 April 2016

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SAFETMADE Hydrostatic Release Units (HRUs) 25 April 2016

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Safelink EPIRB - product recall 25 January 2016

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Automatic Water Mist Sprinkler Systems 18 December 2015

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Portable Fuel Tanks 15 October 2015

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Dangerously Weighted Heaving Lines 28 September 2015

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Hydrostatic release unit (HRU) - unauthorised refurbished Hammar H20 HRU 21 November 2014

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Safety is an essential element of working or pleasure activity on the water, whether at sea or on an inland waterway. Nobody wants to be in a situation where they have urgent need of an emergency rescue.

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Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) Safety Bulletins replace Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) technical safety alerts. Safety Bulletins are now published to highlight safety issues that were previously issued as technical safety alerts. Also, safety bulletins will include any other safety issues that arise.

Go to MCA technical safety alerts to view previous technical safety alerts.

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Published 21 October 2014
Last updated 12 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. Safety Bulletin 12 added
  2. SAN 11 added
  3. Safety Bulletin 10 added
  4. Safety Bulletin 09 added
  5. Added Safety Bulletin No 8 - Interference with Maritime Radio Reception by Onboard Equipment
  6. Safety Bulletin number 7 uploaded 27 April 2016
  7. Safety Bulletin number 6 uploaded 25 April 2016
  8. Safety Bulletin number 5 uploaded 25 January 2016
  9. Safety Bulletin No. 4 uploaded
  10. Safety Bulletin No 3: Portable Fuel Tanks 15 October 2015
  11. Safety Bulletin No 2: Dangerously Weighted Heaving Lines 28 September 2015
  12. Safety Bulletin No. 2 - Dangerously Weighted Heaving Lines 28 September 2015
  13. New Safety Bulletin added
  14. First published.