Jobs At Sea Manual : Hazardous Goods
Condition of containers, leakage, labeling, compliance with IMDG Code.
Ships , during jobs at sea, capacity for separating, documentation.
Un-crated Machinery fire fighting, personnel protection, etc. prior receipt of full
Should be checked for obvious damage, part pilferage, corrosion, lashing points.
Obvious pilferage (interior and exterior), damage, scratches, etc., arrangement for security (keys), lashing arrangements.
Damage, leakage, locks, seals, precise documentation of contents.
Inspect for signs of corrosion, salt damage, etc.
Grain Copra Pulses, etc.
In bags or bulk, should be examined for quality, deterioration, cleanliness and infestation.
Moisture content, pre loading samples.
(Deep Tank) – pre loading samples and temperatures.
Sulphide and water content.
Signs of pilferage, damaged packages, discrepancies, staining, etc.
Before causing mates receipts or endorsing receipts the company’s stowage regulations, shipper’s instructions and Thomas’s Stowage should be carefully consulted.