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Safety Notice – The back-loading and carriage of hazardous oil contaminated bulk cargo on offshore supply vessels

This Notice is concerned with the back-loading and carriage of hazardous ‘oil contaminated cargo’, otherwise known as ‘slops’ or ‘wet bulk waste’, on offshore supply vessels (OSV).

Although industry guidelines for the carriage of oil contaminated cargo by supply vessels have been published for a number of years, incidents with the potential to cause fatalities are still occurring.

View Safety Notice ‘The back-loading and carriage of hazardous oil contaminated bulk cargo on offshore supply vessels’