CONTINGENCY PLAN FOR PERSONNEL INJURY

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General emergency alarm signal : Seven or more short blast followed by one long blast

Emergency:- Immediate Action Required/Members of The Team

PERSONNEL INJURY:-

  1. Evacuate injured person to a safe & comfortable location
  2. Assess the condition of the injured and administer First Aid
  3. If needed seek Medical Advise by Radio
  4. Monitor and record patient’s condition and update radio medical advise
  5. Consider need to transfer patient ashore

Command Team (C/T) Duties:-

  1. Seek information from persons involved in the emergency
  2. Compile communication reports and record all events
  3. Inform DPA and if applicable P&I and relevant authorities.
  4. If needed seek medical advice by Radio
  5. Fix vessel’s position and check nearest port for evacuation.
  6. Use international code of signals as reference for external communication

Emergency Team(E/T) Duties:-

  1. Evacuate injured person to a safe & comfortable location
  2. Assess the condition of the injured and administer First Aid
  3. Consult MFAG & Ships Captain’s Medical Guide as required
  4. Monitor condition of patient and consider need to land ashore
  5. In the event of death prepare to store body temporarily in cold room

Support Team (S / T) Duties:-

  1. List out / pack patients personnel effects if landing ashore.
  2. Assist as required

Engine Room / Roving Team (R / T) Duties:-

  1. Assist as required

Remark :

  • When a fire alarm is sounded it is to be left ringing till stopped by the master, master after stopping the fire alarm will sound the emergency signal.
  • For emergency stations crew must carry the life jacket and elsa to their muster stations, life jackets to be worn only at abandon ship
  • Drills to be conducted in such a way as if they are real.
  • Fire alarm is indicated by continuous ringing of the bell (…………)