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Published: 16 September 2021

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This module explores the importance of physical wellness.

Published: 14 September 2021

Updated: 16 September 2021

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The Club has recently seen an increased number of enquiries regarding the carriage of containers on bulk carriers. Accepting such trade requires certain considerations to ensure associated risks are safely mitigated.

Published: 1 September 2021

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Published: 26 August 2021

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The latest BSafe case study deals with an engine room fire.  The brief facts are that FERNANDA, a 2,576GT Ro-Ro ship built in 1982, was nearing the end of its voyage when a fire broke out in the engine room. Despite an early decision to deploy the s...

Published: 26 August 2021

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The recent “Report on P&I claims involving vessels under pilotage 1999-2019” by the International Group of P&I Clubs points to sub-optimal Bridge Resource Management as the dominant underlying cause of many such claims. As an expert in sh...

Published: 26 August 2021

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In November 2020 we launched our online safety campaign, BSafe, targeted at our Members’ seafarers with the aim of helping to influence behaviours and prevent onboard injuries and losses. Through a dedicated BSafe area on our website, we share rele...

Published: 25 August 2021

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FERNANDA a 2,576GT Ro-Ro ship built in 1982 was nearing the end of her voyage when a fire broke out in the engine room. Despite an early decision to deploy the ship’s fixed halon firefighting system the fire could not be extinguished, and the crew ...

Published: 23 August 2021

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The ship pilot, as an expert in ship handling with local knowledge, will engage in a ship’s passage in its most critical phases where marine incidents are most likely to occur, such as in confined waters or in potentially dangerous situations. If a...

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