The problem with chasing so hard after the decarbonisation agenda and digital technologies is that ship operators might overlook the basics of shipping, namely, safety.
In almost every shipping incident, the issue is non-compliance with regulation: the procedures are in place, but the practice is lacking. Shipping lags behind many
The ‘Together in Safety’ coalition’s core objective is to save seafarers’ lives, while delivering improved business efficiency and commercial effectiveness, and is fundamental to safeguarding
It is time to adopt a safety-first strategy again if seafarers are to feel valued and cared for. Safety is the single most important subject
Thank you for inviting me to be here with you today and as always, it is wonderful to be in Athens at the very heart
Event Date: 29 Sep 2022 On Thursday 29 September 2022, Dr Grahaeme Henderson will be taking part in a panel discussion on “Safety – Moving
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.
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.
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.
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.