Action in case of Galley Fire At Sea

  • Raise alarm & Inform master.
  • Muster all crew- headcount & Fire party briefed.
  • Proceed to scene off the fire and investigate.
  • Shut down all ventilation.
  • Start emergency fire p/pump & try to fight the fire by conventional means.
  • Maintain boundary cooling at all times
  • Due regards to be given to the type of extinguishing agent being used-
  • Foam- oil stoves.
  • DCP- electrical fires.
  • CO2 can be used as smothering agent.