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SOLAS onboard drill requirements PDF

Download Description Extracts from SOLAS outlining the frequency of drills for cargo vessels and passenger vessels. Includes: abandon ship, fire, lifeboat, rescue boat, marine evacuation systems, enclosed space evacuation drills and LSA FFA, familiarisation training. Original Publisher

ISM Code PDF (2015 Edition) International Safety Management Code

Download Description  International Safety Management Code Resolution A.741(18) as amended by MSC.104(73), MSC.179(79), MSC.195(80) and MSC.273(85) PREAMBLE 1   The purpose of this Code is to provide an international standard for the safe management and operation of ships and for pollution prevention. 2   The Assembly adopted resolution A.443(XI), by which it invited all Governments to take […]

ICS Bridge Procedures Guide PDF

Download Description The ICS Bridge Procedures Guide is widely acknowledged as the principal industry guidance on safe bridge procedures, and is used by Masters, watchkeeping officers, companies and training institutions worldwide. The Guide is referenced in the footnotes of several International Maritime Organization (IMO) Conventions.The new edition continues to embrace internationally agreed standards and recommendations […]

The ISM Code – Instructions for the Guidance of Surveyors

Download Description A digital publication covering all aspects of the ISM Code in detail.CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND 1.1 Object of the Instructions 1.2 The ISM Code 1.3 Why is there an ISM Code? 1.4 UK and IMO measures towards Safe Management of Ships 1.5 Principles and Objectives of the ISM Code 1.6 The Safety […]

COLREGS Annex IV Distress Signals

This is the most recent version of the list of distress signals approved by the IMO in COLREGs. The amendment came into force in 2009. ANNEX 4 – Distress Signals 1.  The following signals, used or exhibited either together or separately, indicate distress and need of assistance: (a)     a gun or other explosive signal fired […]

SOLAS Consolidated Edition 2014

Download SOLAS Consolidated edition 2014 Description Consolidated text of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea, 1974, and its Protocol of 19BB:articles, annexes and certificates Original Publisher IMO

The Rescue Boat Code

Download Description THE CODE OF PRACTICE FOR OPEN RESCUE BOATS OF LESS THAN 15 METRES IN LENGTH Original Publisher Vessel Standards Branch Maritime and Coastguard Agency Published March 2013