News items in 2018
31 Oct 2018
Standard Safety: Seafarer Wellbeing, October 2018
Over the last couple of years, the club has been working on a variety of projects related to seafarer wellbeing, culminating in this special edition. Seafarer wellbeing is a holistic concept combining physical, mental and social wellbeing, and our mix of articles reflects this.
23 Oct 2018
A master’s guide to the carriage of steel cargo
Steel is a high-value cargo, a cargo easily damaged by rough handling, water and moisture. This guide focuses on correctly loading, stowing, caring for and securing steel cargoes.
23 Oct 2018
Press Article: The Human Element and Seafarer Resilience
During his presentation at the last SAFETY4SEA Conference in Athens, Capt. Yves Vandenborn, Director of Loss Prevention, talked about one specific aspect of the human element in maritime casualties: seafarers’ resilience. The publication summarises his talk in a recent article.
22 Oct 2018
Web Alert: IACS publish new recommendations on cyber safety
Following a huge increase in the use of onboard cyber-systems, IACS has developed a series of Recommendations with a view to reflecting the cyber resilience that will be required of vessels with increasing interdependencies.
3 Oct 2018
Web Alert: UK sanctions post-Brexit
The scope, nature and possible implications of the new UK sanctions regime has been discussed by the House of Commons in a recent briefing paper.