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Grounding - Stranding

Pollution (general)


  • Inform Master
  • Ref. Emergency, Stranding
  • Ref.: General Oil Pollution, Hull leakage if any risks of pollution is suspected
  • Consider possibilities of salvage, lightening, fire and explosion, stress and stability problems
  • If possible, try to isolate tank
  • Inform Company, local P & I and any third party if necessary
  • Safety of crew and ship is a priority
  • If possible start immediate action
  • Enter all measures and/or actions taken in logbook