Сборник с насоки за спасители, добровилци в морето

Human Rights at Sea has published a new independent guidance for volunteer maritime rescuers for their awareness of the potential risks of criminalisation when planning for and facilitating rescues at sea. The free guidance is as equally applicable to NGOs and civil society organisations, as it is to private shipmasters. The objective of the Human [...]

Нови изменения в SOLAS влизат в сила от 1 Юли 2016 г.

SOLAS amendment coming into force on 1st July 2016. The amendment requires, as a condition for loading a packed container onto a ship for export, that the container has a verified gross mass (‘VGM’). As from 1st July 2016, it would be a violation of SOLAS to load a packed container onto a ship if [...]

Издание на Britannia Club с фокус върху инцидентите водещи до нараняване

The Britannia P&I Club has issued its latest edition of ‘Risk Watch’ to shed focus on hand and finger injuries by highlighting recent cases handled by the Club and advising on lessons learned. The Club notes that accidents involving lacerations,fractures and in some severe cases,the amputation of hands and fingers, are still common. Such accidents [...]

MAST: Пиратството и международните конфликти са истинска заплаха за морската индустрия

Conflicts and tensions in the Middle East, Far East and North and sub-Saharan Africa pose a real threat to the maritime environment and some of the world’s most important shipping lanes, maritime security company MAST has warned. Concern over the decision to reduce the High Risk Area (HRA) in the western Indian Ocean, conflicts in [...]

Видео бюлетин на CHIRP за по-безопасно море

Видео бюлетина е нова инициатива на CHIRP (The ‘Confidential Hazardous Incident Reporting Programme’), за визуализация на подадените рапорти за рискови ситуации и инциденти. Източник: https://www.chirp.co.uk/ 

Нови изисквания към механизма за освобождаване на спасителните лодки

While the replacement of non-compliant on-load release hooks in conventional lifeboats is now well underway, identical hooks fitted in rescue boats may go unnoticed as they are not subject to the same regulations. The Gard P&I Club has issued loss Prevention Circular to address important issues regarding the on-load release hooks. On-load release hooks in [...]

Ръчно блокиране на бързо затварящи клапани

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Maritime Administrator  announced  that it is well aware of the practice of blocking quick closing valves during maneuvering. This practice is not in accordance with International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) requirements and defeats the purpose of the Quick Closing Valves. Port State Control [...]

Как замърсяването на водите влияе върху хората

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Украйна готви черен списък за моряци

Пред сериозна главоблъсканица може да бъде изправено корабоплаването в Черно море, след като се появи информация, че Украйна планира да наложени ограничения на морски лица за 3 години. Става дума за моряци, които са посещавали пристанища в Крим. Властите в Украйна са започнали изготвянето на черен списък за моряци, които са посещавали портове в Крим. Това е пореден [...]

ITF публикува снимки с моряк в рискова ситуация на работното място

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has released evidence of safety breaches on board what it calls a flag of convenience ship berthed alongside Pacific Aluminium’s new foreign charter vessel in Newcastle, Australia. The Greek owners of the Panamanian flagged Christine B have been underpaying its 19 Filipino crew, the ITF says, and also putting their lives at risk by [...]