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Seafarer Rest Hours & Industry Inconsistencies (WMU study)

Seafarer Rest Hours & Industry Inconsistencies (WMU study)

World Maritime University (WMU) launched a report, focusing on the systemic failures in the implementation of the regulatory regime for seafarers’ hours of work and rest, undermining the credibility of international regulations relating to working hours.

Key Recommendations for Safe Use of ECDIS

Key Recommendations for Safe Use of ECDIS

OCIMF has published guidance on how to improve policies and procedures concerning the safe use of Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS). The guide summarizes the contributing factors identified from the analysis of navigational incidents as well as Ship Inspection Report Programme (SIRE).

USCG Vessel Cyber Risk Management Work Instruction

USCG Vessel Cyber Risk Management Work Instruction

This work instruction provides guidance regarding the USCG commercial vessel compliance program’s approach to assessing the cyber risk on US flagged and foreign vessels to ensure they do not pose a risk to the Marine Transportation System due to a cyber event.

Tank cleaning as per MARPOL ANNEX II Amendments

Tank cleaning as per MARPOL ANNEX II Amendments

The world has literally gone into quarantine due to the COVID-19 outbreak. This is an unprecedented crisis situation in terms of breadth and scale, from a global health, social and economic standpoint.

COVID-19: Emergency Situation

COVID-19: Emergency Situation

The world has literally gone into quarantine due to the COVID-19 outbreak. This is an unprecedented crisis situation in terms of breadth and scale, from a global health, social and economic standpoint.

USA VGP Annual Report for 2019

USA VGP Annual Report for 2019

The 2013 Vessel General Permit that replaced the 2008 Vessel General Permit, has incorporated a new requirements for a submission of an electronically annual report by February 28th covering activities conducted from January 1st, till December 31, of previous year.