Archive for the ‘Health and Safety’ Category

JFD Australia’s submarine rescue system triumphs in international exercise

JFD Australia’s submarine rescue system triumphs in international exercise
. JFD Australia’s submarine rescue system triumphs in international exercise JFD has again set new global benchmarks for international submarine rescue following the successful completion of rigorous exercises off the coast of Western Australia. In a range of weather conditions, JFD’s fully-integrated...
December 10th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

Conditions of shipbreaking workers in India remain appalling

Conditions of shipbreaking workers in India remain appalling
Conditions of shipbreaking workers in India remain appalling Local authorities fail in enforcing national labour laws Today, The Indian Express reveals that conditions for the shipbreaking workers at the beach of Alang, India, have not improved. Based on the findings of recent independent research carried...
December 10th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Ship Demolitions | Read More

Human Rights at Sea: Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity

Human Rights at Sea: Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity
… Human Rights at Sea: Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity Our Latest News Eleven Seafarers in Eight Languages send Human Rights at Sea a video message of solidarity Dec 10, 2019 12:29 am London. UK. On World Human Rights Day 2019, from within...
December 10th, 2019 | Charity, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

Prevention at Sea assembles expert committee to progress a safe business culture in shipping

Prevention at Sea assembles expert committee to progress a safe business culture in shipping
Maritime safety heavyweights evaluate and enhance Prevention at Sea’s human-centred risk assessment methodology. Prevention at Sea assembles expert committee to progress a safe business culture in shipping Collaborative development of a risk assessment methodology with a human-centred approach CYPRUS...
December 2nd, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security | Read More

Looking after seafarers’ wellbeing over the festive season should be a priority, says Hanseaticsoft

Looking after seafarers’ wellbeing over the festive season should be a priority, says Hanseaticsoft
. Looking after seafarers’ wellbeing over the festive season should be a priority, says Hanseaticsoft 28 November 2019 – With the festive season approaching the wellbeing of seafarers is something shipping companies should prioritise as it can be a very challenging time for those who are away from...
November 28th, 2019 | Food and Drink, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore | Read More

Petty Officer Michael W. Kelly receives the 2018 IMO Award for exceptional Brravery at Sea

Petty Officer Michael W. Kelly receives the 2018 IMO Award for exceptional Brravery at Sea
Petty Officer Michael W. Kelly of USCG, being warmly congratulated by IMO’s Secretary-General Kitack Lim Petty Officer Michael W. Kelly* receives the 2018 IMO Award for exceptional Bravery at Sea He was called upon and said: “Good evening Ministers, Secretary General, Excellences, distinguished...
November 25th, 2019 | Awards, Health and Safety, Person Profiles, Safety and Security | Read More

Mates in Mind urge that immediate action is needed to tackle higher than average suicide rates across the transport sector

Mates in Mind urge that immediate action is needed to tackle higher than average suicide rates across the transport sector
Mates in Mind urge that immediate action is needed to tackle higher than average suicide rates across the transport sector During Road Safety Week 2019, taking place 18-24 November, Mates in Mind are urging transport and logistic organisations to lead the way and prioritise the mental wellbeing of their...
November 19th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Logistics, Medical, Safety and Security | Read More

Damen FCS demonstrates versatility again in collaborative technology project

Damen FCS demonstrates versatility again in collaborative technology project
Qualification test in North Sea Damen FCS demonstrates versatility again in collaborative technology project Delft Dynamics, Next Ocean and Damen perform qualification test in North Sea Damen Shipyards Group, in collaboration with Delft Dynamics and Next Ocean, has trialled a new approach to search and...
November 14th, 2019 | Aviation, Health and Safety, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Technology | Read More

IMCA – HSSE Seminar – “Shaping a sustainable future”, Amsterdam 19/20 Nov. 2019

IMCA – HSSE Seminar – “Shaping a sustainable future”, Amsterdam 19/20 Nov. 2019
Nick Hough, IMCA’s Technical Adviser, responsible for IMCA’s Health, Safety, Security & Environment Committer IMCA – HSSE Seminar – “Shaping a sustainable future”, Amsterdam 19/20 Nov. 2019 Senior managers and QHSE professionals from organisations involved in the offshore...
November 12th, 2019 | Associations, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Health and Safety | Read More

Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry

Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry
Latest Seafarers Happiness report paints optimist picture across the shipping industry New report from the Mission to Seafarers shows increased positivity and satisfaction among those working at sea LONDON, 4 NOVEMBER 2019: After concerning reports earlier in the year, the latest Seafarers Happiness...
November 4th, 2019 | Health and Safety, HR, Insight, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education.

Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education.
John Faraclas testing the MarSEVR, Virtual Reality Finnish Disruptive Innovation transforms Maritime Safety Training and Education. London. Allaboutshipping.co uk was invited on October 29, 2019 to attend a presentation of the MarSEVR (Maritime Safety Education with Virtual Reality) in London at the...
October 30th, 2019 | Events, Health and Safety, HR, Insight, IT and Communications, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security, Shipmanagement, Technology | Read More

Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager

Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager
Tom Adams Risk specialist joins Navigate Response as Crisis Response Manager Navigate Response, the global maritime crisis communication consultancy, announced today that Tom Adams has joined its expanding London team as a Crisis Response Manager. Tom joins Navigate Response from the security sector...
October 30th, 2019 | Civil Unrest, Claims, Company Profiles, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Groundings, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, News, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender

VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender
The VIKING ambulance boat VIKING Wins Greek Coast Guard Tender VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has been declared the winning bidder in a tender covering three offshore high-speed ambulance boats that will support emergency services in the Aegean Sea. The international tender was concluded after a cooperation...
October 29th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London
Ida Stier greeting captain Chris Adams Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London by James Brewer. Ida Stier, founder and chief executive of Grupo Stier, welcomed guests from many sectors of the maritime industry to a reception in London to mark the 25th anniversary...
October 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Claims, Company Profiles, Defense, Disputes, Events, Flags, Groundings, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Agencies, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

BDI’s positive (?) hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions…

BDI’s positive (?) hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions…
John Faraclas BDI’s positive hiccup amid further Geopolitical tensions… The BDI gained six points earlier on today and now reads 1,785 thanks to the Capes bouncing back with 53 points. Geopolitics continue to be in a perplexed deteriorating mess in all fronts in all five continents and seven seas....
October 24th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Markets, Military, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

7th Annual HELMEPA – USCG meeting in Washington, DC

7th Annual HELMEPA – USCG meeting in Washington, DC
A commemorative photo call of the participants 7th Annual HELMEPA – USCG meeting in Washington, DC On Tuesday 15 October 2019, representatives of seven managing companies members of HELMEPA, accompanied by its Director General, Dimitris Mitsatsos and the Executive Coordinator Christiana Prekezes,...
October 22nd, 2019 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Health and Safety, Safety and Security | Read More

IMRF delivers tailored training to boost maritime SAR capabilities across Africa

IMRF delivers tailored training to boost maritime SAR capabilities across Africa
Image shows the course attendees taking part in a practical exercise as part of the course. IMRF delivers tailored training to boost maritime SAR capabilities across Africa The International Maritime Rescue Federation has held a basic rescue boat operating course, in conjunction with the RNLI, specifically...
October 21st, 2019 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Safety and Security | Read More

Jyoti Patel Joins the Lurie Cancer Center

Jyoti Patel Joins the Lurie Cancer Center
Jyoti Patel, MD Jyoti Patel Joins the Lurie Cancer Center Jyoti Patel, MD, will join Northwestern Medicine as Medical Director of Thoracic Oncology and Assistant Director for Clinical Research at the Lurie Cancer Center, effective November 1, 2019. She will also serve as Associate Vice Chair for Clinical...
October 18th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Medical | Read More

2019 Q3 IMB Piracy Report

2019 Q3 IMB Piracy Report
Captain P. Mukundan Maritime piracy incidents down in Q3, yet Gulf of Guinea remains a hot spot London and Kuala Lumpur, 15 October 2019 – The International Chamber of Commerce International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) report for the third quarter of 2019 demonstrates fewer incidents of piracy and armed...
October 15th, 2019 | Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, Health and Safety, Maritime Fraud, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Safety and Security, Seizures | Read More

The best worldwide performers in health, safety or environmental management are named

The best worldwide performers in health, safety or environmental management are named
Sword of Honour Award The best worldwide performers in health, safety or environmental management are named British Safety Council announces the winners of the 2019 Sword of Honour and Globe of Honour awards The British Safety Council has announced the winners of this year’s Sword of Honour and Globe...
October 14th, 2019 | Awards, Environment, Health and Safety | Read More

Lifeboat crews across Europe swap places

Lifeboat crews across Europe swap places
Image provided by Mats Ryde, SSRS, Exchange 2019 Lifeboat crews across Europe swap places IMRF holds its 8th annual European Lifeboat Crew Exchange, where crew members swap places to learn about different equipment and gain experience in new locations. The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) has...
October 10th, 2019 | Associations, Health and Safety, HR, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, Reports, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Latest News from Human Rights at Sea: World Mental Health Day: Mindfulness for the Maritime Industry

Latest News from Human Rights at Sea: World Mental Health Day: Mindfulness for the Maritime Industry
. Latest News from Human Rights at Sea: World Mental Health Day: Mindfulness for the Maritime Industry London, UK.  The 10th October is World Mental Health Day with this year’s focus being on suicide prevention. Today, Human Rights at Sea in partnership with author and mental health coach, Gillian...
October 10th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Health and Safety, HR | Read More

Mates in Mind calls on industry leaders and government to take immediate action to improve workplace mental health.

Mates in Mind calls on industry leaders and government to take immediate action to improve workplace mental health.
Mates in Mind calls on industry leaders and government to take immediate action to improve workplace mental health. A recent survey conducted by UK Construction Week, with support from Mates in Mind charity, has found that six out of 10 workers in construction have suffered mental ill-health because...
October 9th, 2019 | Construction, Health and Safety | Read More

Mental health: prevention is the best cure

Mental health: prevention is the best cure
Lawrence Waterman, Chairman of British Safety Council Mental health: prevention is the best cure British Safety Council calls on employers to safeguard their workforce’s mental health and to invest in workplace wellbeing On the eve of World Mental Health Day, held on 10 October, the British Safety...
October 9th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Health and Safety | Read More

Fire Ranger and Resolve Maritime Academy announce Fire Safety Equipment/Maritime Academy Partnership

Fire Ranger and Resolve Maritime Academy announce Fire Safety Equipment/Maritime Academy Partnership
New Resolve Partners is Chauncey Naylor (director of the Resolve Academy), Stacy Payne (Resolve) and Glyn Day and Neil Cooper both with Fire Ranger. The Large Fire Extinguisher is called Big Red. Fire RangerTM and Resolve Maritime Academy announce Partnership Aligning Live-Action Training with State-of-the-Art...
October 8th, 2019 | Academia, Health and Safety, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training | Read More