As much as it is necessary to carry out stringent checking at ports of the vessel to maintain proper sanitization to minimize the spread of the virus, it is important that the seaman in all scenario is fairly treated based on the various guidelines given by the IMO.
Learn more about the unique tradition of ship naming and launching. Also, find out why ships are named after women and some other interesting facts.
Taking up seafarers’ competency exams have become stressful than ever. Learn about ten difficulties that maritime professionals have to go through while appearing for competency exams.
It’s not easy to keep everyone happy on board ships. Getting liked by your fellow seafarers and winning their trust on board ships require dedicated efforts and strong mindset. Find out seven ways to become a more “likeable” seafarer on board ships.
Sometimes due to unfortunate events at sea, seafarers have no option but to turn to full fledged authorities dedicated towards the welfare of seafarers. Learn about ten such important organizations seafarers can seek help from.
How does a seafarer’s wife prepare herself to stay calm, motivated and upbeat after her better half goes to the sea? A seafarer’s wife shares her experiences.