• Published: 27 Jul 2011
  • Incident ID: 3373

Specialised PPE carries limitations

Cause & Consequence

  • Failure of PPE/RPE
Incident Consequence

Incident Location

Any Location Type

Incident Activity

Construction, hook-up, commissioning

Incident Info Source

Marine Safety Forum

Specific Incident Equipment

Auto Darkening Welding Helmets (type not defined)

Lessons Identified

All personnel are reminded to assess the risks prior to using any equipment and take into account the limitations which might be encountered.

Incident Recommendations

As per the MSF Alert

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