COVID-FREE BEST PRACTICES ONBOARD OFFSHORE INSTALLATIONS: 9 CRITICAL CREW SAFETY MEASURES

C-Tank® provides industrial cleaning services and bio-disinfection solutions onboard offshore installations. Recognising the challenges of working in confined environments while preventing contamination of Covid-19, C-Tank® is publishing their crew safety best practices observed from the 78 successful offshore disinfections along the Brazilian coast. 

 

  1. Supply the crew with information pamphlets with prevention guidelines during briefing.
  2. Encouraging crew to maintain social distance in cafeterias, living quarters and, work stations.
  3. Mandatory continuous use of masks.
  4. Installing alcohol gel dispensers strategically throughout the vessel in operation.
  5. Disinfecting phones and radios before and after use.
  6. Disinfecting workstations before a shift change.
  7. Daily reminders to entire crew of best practice guidelines.
  8. Practice staggered lunch hours to avoid crowds in the cafeteria.
  9. Frequent cleaning and disinfection of high risk of contamination points, such as: door handles, push buttons, stair railing, refrigerator doors, etc.