Safety lessons: safe use of portable pumps on fishing vessels
A safety message to the fishing industry about the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning when using petrol or diesel-driven pumps in enclosed spaces.
This summary concerns the death of a crewman when operating a petrol engine-driven pump in the fish hold of fishing vessel Starlight Rays.
The information has been prepared for the:
- fishing industry
An investigation report has also been produced for this accident.