Description of Incident
While moving breathing apparatus rescue equipment in the habitat for the port slops tank, it was identified that the Air-Horns in use were not as per equipment normally used.
Upon further investigation, it was noted that the cans contain a propane/butane mix.
Two cans were removed from the habitat, and a further 4 cans were found in the vendor's work container.
Findings / follow-up actions:
- The vendor that supplied the equipment was unaware of the potential hazards with the items
- The vendor checked their ERP system and confirmed they did not have this type of air-horn on any other offshore location :
- All air horns on site were checked to ensure they are safe to use and contain no flammable gasses
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