2.2   Damage - risks - countermeasures

  The cargo in this container had obviously not
been sufficiently secured. As a result, the container was destroyed from the inside.

Considerable damage to the cargo and the ship itself due to inadequate cargo securing

  Cargo from the destroyed containers on deck

It is essential to avoid even the smallest gaps.

A cargo unit (at the top) has been packed with gaps on both sides. Moreover, the cargo unit was inappropriately unitized.

Perfect example of how to fill gaps (to the left)


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