SPILLAGE SCHEDULE Alfa


TOXIC SUBSTANCES

General comments Wear suitable protective clothing and self-contained breathing apparatus.
Avoid contact, even when wearing protective clothing.
Stop leak if practicable.
Contaminated clothing should be washed off with water and then removed.
Spillage on deck Packages (small spillage) Wash overboard with copious quantities of water. Do not direct water jet straight onto the spillage. Keep clear of effluent.
Clean the area thoroughly.
Cargo Transport Units (large spillage) Keep bridge and living quarters up wind.
Wash overboard with copious quantities of water. Do not direct water jet straight onto the spillage. Keep clear of effluent.
Clean the area thoroughly.
Spillage under deck Packages (small spillage) Do not enter space without self-contained breathing apparatus. Check atmosphere before entering (toxicity and explosion hazard). If atmosphere cannot be checked, do not enter. Let vapours evaporate. Keep clear.
Liquids: Provide good ventilation of the space. Restrict flow of liquid to an enclosed area (e.g. by barricading with inert material or cement if available).
Solids: Collect spillage. Dispose of overboard.
Otherwise, keep clear. Radio for expert ADVICE.
Cargo Transport Units (large spillage) Keep clear. Radio for expert ADVICE. After hazard evaluation by experts, you may proceed.
Provide adequate ventilation. Do not enter space without self-contained breathing apparatus.
Check atmosphere before entering (toxicity and explosion hazard). If atmosphere cannot be checked, do not enter. Let vapour evaporate, keep clear. Where the ventilation system is used, particular attention should be taken to prevent toxic vapours or fumes entering occupied areas of the ship, e.g. living quarters, machinery spaces, working areas.
Liquids: Provide good ventilation of the space. Wash down to the bottom of the hold. Pump overboard.
Solids: Collect spillage. Keep spilt solids dry and cover with plastic sheet. Dispose of overboard. Otherwise, close hatches. Wait until the ship arrives in port.
Special cases:
Marine Pollutant Mark Keep disposal overboard as low as possible. Dilute with copious quantities of water. Report incident according to MARPOL reporting requirements.

Emergency Schedules for SPILLAGE

Spillage Schedule Bravo