How muster list is prepared onboard

Vessel Name –

           
LIFEBOAT STATION ALARM :    ▄   ▄   ▄   ▄   ▄   ▄   ▄   ▄   ▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄  
SEVEN OR MORE SHORT BLASTS FOLLOWED BY ONE LONG BLAST ON SHIP’S WHISTLE OR ALARM BELLS.
GENERAL EMERGENCY / FIRE ALARM :       ▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄▄                                                     

CONTINUOUS RINGING OF ALARM AS GENERATED BY VESSEL FIRE DETECTION AND ALARM SYSTEM & PUSH BUTTONS

ABANDONSHIP STATION SIGNAL :   VERBAL ORDER BY THE MASTER   
           
FREE FALL LIFEBOAT – ABANDON SHIP BOAT STATIONS
           
Ship No.RankBoarding SequenceSeat No.DUTY
M-1Master2528OVERALL INCHARGE
D-1Ch.Off2129INCHARGE OF LIFEBOAT / COXWAIN
D-22nd Off2323GMDSS WALKIE TALKIES & SARTS
D-33rd Off1111SHIPS CERTIFICATES & DOCUMENTS
D-4Dk. Cdt11616ASSIST 2ND ENG IN LAUNCHING D/L LIFERAFT
D-5Dk. Cdt22319ON BRIDGE
D-6Dk. Cdt32024ASST 3RD ENG IN LAUNCHING LIFERAFT
E-1Ch.Eng927INCHARGE OF LIFEBOAT ENGINES
E-22nd Eng199INCHARGE OF D/L LIFERAFT NOS. 3&4 (Port Side)
E-33rd Eng1313INCHARGE OF LIFERAFT NOS. 1&2 (Stbd Side)
E-44th Eng1010ASST CH ENGINEER IN LIFEBOAT ENGINE
E-5AEO1212ASST 3RD ENG IN LAUNCHING LIFERAFT
E-6El. Off88DISCONNECT CHARGER PLUG
E-7Fitter1515ASSIST 2ND ENG IN LAUNCHING D/L LIFERAFT
D-7Dk. Srng1414ASSIST 2ND ENG IN LAUNCHING D/L LIFERAFT
D-8SH’Man 12121ON BRIDGE
D-9SH’Man 277RELEASE & CLEAR GRIPES
D-10SH’Man 366RELEASE & CLEAR GRIPES
D-11S’Man 255CHECK FOR ALL LANDING AREA TO BE CLEAR
D-12DUH44ENSURE ALL OPENINGS ARE SECURELY CLOSED
E-8DGr 11717ASST 2ND ENG IN LAUNCHING D/L LIFERAFT
E-9DGr 21818ASST 3RD ENG IN LAUNCHING LIFERAFT
E-10DGr 333EPIRB
S-1Ch. Cook22EXTRA PROVISION AND WATER
S-2GS11EXTRA PROVISION AND WATER
S-STAND BY
S-STAND BY
 
1. UPON HEARING GENERAL EMERGENCY ALARM, ALL PERSONS SHALL MUSTER AT MUSTER STATION IN SAFETY GEAR, DRESSED IN APPROPRIATE CLOTHING AND WEARING LIFE JACKETS. EACH CREW TO CARRY IMMERSION SUIT
2. ALL EMERGENCY LIGHTS TO BE SWITCHED ON BY THE BRIDGE TEAM
3. LIFEBOAT AND LIFE RAFTS SHALL BE LAUNCHED ONLY WHEN ORDERED BY MASTER.                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
4. ALL CREW TO BOARD LIFEBOAT AS PER THE BOARDING SEQUENCE IN AN ORDERLY MANNER                                                                                                                                                                                                                
           
DESIGNATED MUSTER STATION: “C” DECK – LIFEBOAT PLATFORM  
ALTERNATE MUSTER STATION: PORT SIDE “A” DECK   
No. of life boats :1 x 29 P – Freefall type   Number & Location of:  
No. of life rafts   :Stbd Side – 2 x 20P – Throwable Inflatable LiferaftsPoratble VHF sets:3 in W/H 
  Port Side – 2 x 20P – Davit Launched Inflatable LiferaftsEPIRB: 2 on Bridge Wings
  Forward: 1 x 6P Throwable Inflatable LiferaftSART 1 in W/H & 1 in L/boat
       Spare Lifejackets:  
NOTE: Above ship no/rank/boarding seq/seat no/responsibility are just for guidence. Master has right to modify 
           
COMMAND TEAM
ROVING TEAM / ENG ROOM SQUAD
SHIP NO.RANKDUTY SHIP NO. RANKDUTY
M-1MASTERBRIDGE-IN COMMAND E-1CH ENGIN CHARGE
D-22ND OFFBRIDGE-COMMUNICATION E-6EL.OFFASST INCHARGE
D-5DK. CDT2BRIDGE-STEERING E-5AEOASSIST AS REQUIRED
D-8S’HMAN 1BRIDGE-STEERING E-8D.Gr. 1ASSIST AS REQUIRED
 E-9D.Gr. 2ASSIST AS REQUIRED
EMERGENCY SQUAD
 
SERVICE SQUAD
SHIP NO.RANKDUTY SHIP NO.RANKDUTY
D-1CH. OFF* IN CHARGE D-33RD OFFINCHARGE
E-22ND ENGASST INCHARGE E-44TH ENGASST INCHARGE
E-33RD ENGASSIST AS REQUIRED D-4DK. CDT1ASSIST AS REQUIRED
D-7DK.SRNGASSIST AS REQUIRED D-6DK. CDT3ASSIST AS REQUIRED
D-9S’HMAN2SCBA D-11SMAN IICLOSE VENTS/DOORS
D-10S’HMAN3SCBA D-12DUHCLOSE VENTS/DOORS
E-7FITTERSCBA S-1CH.CK.STRETCHER / FIRST AID KIT
E-10D.Gr. 3SCBA S-2G.S.STRETCHER / FIRST AID KIT
* In case of Engine Room fire 2nd Eng will be Incharge.      
           
DESIGNATED MUSTER POINT : STBD SIDE GANGWAY DECK  
ALTERNATE MUSTER POINT:  PORT SIDE “A” DECK
A. Substitute of Key Personnel:  Ch. Officer’s substitute will be the 2nd Officer 
The Master’s substitute will be the Ch. Officer.2nd Engineer’s substitute will be the 3rd Engineer 
Ch. Engineer’s substitute will be the 2nd Engineer.3rd Officer’s substitute will be the 4/engr  
B. 3rd/Off, 4th Eng and El/Off are responsible for the maintenance of all LSA and FFA on board the ship,  
    under the guidance of Chief Officer.       
C. All supernumeraries to stand by on bridge when Emergency alarm sounds.    
           
1. Fire alarm shall be sounded immediately on discovery of a fire and then Master informed.   
2. Upon hearing the fire alarm all persons shall muster at emergency muster station carrying their life jackets and their assigned fire fighting equipment.
3. Watchkeepers shall remain on watch until relieved, they shall give clear details of the situation to their reliever before taking up their station as per this muster list.
4. Chief Officer shall be fire fighting supervisor for fire on deck, holds or accommodation. Chief Engineer shall be fire fighting supervisor for fire in E/R, boiler flat or steering flat.
5. Fire fighting supervisor shall instruct emergency squad for fire fighting and support squad for providing back up, other FFA, closing vents, flaps, doors, boundary cooling etc.
6. Support squad shall prepare lifeboats and liferafts for launching when ordered by Master.    
7. On ships having 4 SCBA sets, 2 fire fighting teams may be formed from emergency squad, if required.
8. Fire fighters shall wear protective clothing along with SCBA.
CAUTION:
1. Fixed fire extinguishing system gas shall be released by fire fighting supervisor only when ordered by Master.
2. Prior release of Foam to E/R, Main engine shall be stopped, E/R abandoned and sealed. Abandonment by personnel shall be confirmed with a head count.
3. Prior release of Foam to other compartments, abandonment by personnel shall be confirmed by head count and compartment sealed.
4. Entry to fire zones or fire compartments by fire teams shall be in pairs only
Note: Above mentioned Rank/Duties is only for reference. Master may allot ship specific duties as required. MASTER

AMIT KUMAR

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