Shout Number 04/2018
Date/Time: 29/01/2018 11:35 - 13:05
Called to Hound Point for a False Alarm
People Assisted: 0
The lifeboat was called to assist in the search for a man overboard from the Hound Point oil terminal, along with Queensferry lifeboat and the Prestwick rescue helicopter. This was following the activation of a lifejacket's man overboard alarm.
It was quickly traced to an unused lifejacket that had activated in the terminal itself. A false alarm with no malice.
Boat Crew: M Brown, S Wallace, M Mulligan
Shore Crew: S Robinson