Marine Safety

Video: How to Launch and Board an Inflatable Life Raft?

Using an inflatable life raft on a ship indicates extreme situations such as abandoning the ship. Though no one would want to confront such an adverse condition, it is imperative that all mariners are conversant with the procedure of launching and boarding an inflatable life raft.

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Marine Safety

ISM Code: A Burden for Seafarers?

It is often debated whether ISM Code has been successful and has achieved the purpose it was made out for. Seafarers complain about the extreme paperwork and record keeping which has made their life difficult. Old timers remember with nostalgia the pre ISM days of shipping. Is ISM a burden for seafarers?

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Marine Safety

The Importance Of Fire Drills On Ships

The purpose of carrying out fire drill on ships is to make the crew acquainted with various procedures to be followed during emergency situations involving fire. Find out the importance of fire drills, and fire safety training inside the article.

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