Handing ship operations traditionally done by crew to automated systems in a bid to reduce human error may be overlooking deeper flaws in ship operations, as well as in technology design.
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Discussions surrounding mental health are improving, but shipping must work to tackle the root causes, such as bullying, which are often lurking just beneath the surface of seafarers’ daily working...
There is no denying that seafaring is a tough job and crew are required to be highly resilient individuals to deal with long hours, tiring work and months on end away from home.
The UK Chamber of Shipping's new mental health guidelines have been developed so companies can better support crew and alleviate common issues contributing to seafarer mental health problems. However...
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Crew and shipowners are failing to take basic precautions to prevent hatch cover leaks, according to the Swedish Club.
A five-year study by charity Human Rights at Sea and the United Kingdom’s Bristol University has revealed a disparate ratification of human rights treaties between flag states.
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