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Latest Articles

Safety: Shipping's Greatest Risk Today, Tomorrow and into the Future

By Dr Grahaeme Henderson OBE Why is safety the single most important subject for every shipping company? Why should safety be the top agenda item

Working Together in Safety: The key to shipping’s future success

The ‘Together in Safety’ coalition’s core objective is to protect seafarers’ lives, while delivering improved business efficiency and commercial effectiveness, and is fundamental to safeguarding

Working together in safety

These are not accidents, but repeatable incidents that could and should have been prevented. The safety performance in our industry has plateaued in recent years

Events & Seminars

Watch our Together in Safety overview video

Working together in safety will hold the key to shipping’s future success.  See how our unique approach of Together in Safety requires passion, dedication and motivation, putting our seafarers at the very centre of the shipping industry.

With the principal objective to save lives, the Together in Safety framework of strategic drivers enables companies to focus on the key elements of safety that can make a real difference to the industry.

Human performance & wellbeing


Research shows that safe and well-motivated teams are happier and more productive – and we all have a role to play in making sure incidents are reduced and everyone feels that they are being looked after at work.

The Maritime wellbeing website below has a wealth of information on how leaders and individual team members can take steps to improve physical and mental wellbeing.

Data utilisation


The more our industry collaborates, the greater our chances of achieving our vision of an incident free industry. Incident and near miss data is critical to our ability to learn, and sharing data across our industry is how we will truly make a difference.

We have worked together with HiLo Risk Management to support development of a free to use, anonymous data platform.

Golden safety rules

The 9 Golden Safety Rules focus on the work areas known to have a significant impact on safety in the maritime industry – from fall prevention and spotting hazards to hotwork and navigation.

Taking each area in turn, the rules highlight the key issues involved and give operators a series of Dos and Don’ts that can be shared with employees to promote safer working practices.