Fatigue at sea can impact judgement and therefore safety and can contribute to increased stress. This is a very serious issue which must be addressed and measures taken for it to be alleviated, says Captain Fared Khan, Marine Director for Wallem Ship Management
Captain Fared Khan, Marine Director, Wallem Group, presents key safety issues from ship managers’ perspective to highlight why a strong safety culture contributes to operational excellence.
Mark Bull, Trafalgar Navigation, says that the provision of ECDIS on board today’s merchant ships is causing a ‘revolution’ in the way they are navigated. Like all revolutions, issues that were never considered crop up, and ECDIS is no exception. Above all, he notes, an ECDIS mindset is required.
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