Operational Alert: Flash Fire Inside Diesel Tank

Operational Alert’s, inform Signal Mutual Members of serious incidents or a significant near-miss within the Mutual.

Workers were assigned to remove and replace a 16’ x 9” section of deck plate adjacent to the bulkhead inside the diesel tank of a chemical tanker.

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If you have similar operations, please share this Operational Alert with operation managers, supervisors, equipment operators, and all affected employees. It is imperative that management, at all levels review their operations for similar hazardous conditions, acts, and controls.