Revealing the secrets onboard the Ship

A sophisticated equipment known as the Voyage Data Recorder (VDR) can determine the past actions or movements of the ship in the event of an accident. It serves as the ship’s “Black Box” if you would compare it to an airplane. How would a Voyage Data Recorder help us in terms of safety? Many accidents…

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The increasing load of paperwork onboard the ship

Commercial shipping gained a significant change over the years. With the increasing needs on ports and chartering, ship captains and officers faces several risk that connects to accomplishments of paperwork. Attempts to lessen paperwork by using computer format forms were adopted by other countries but not all of them. An incident because of paperwork A…

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The Rise in Maritime Accident numbers

It is actually disturbing to know that maritime accident cases all around the world are reported for the past years and still a rising number of accidents are still expected. What are maritime accidents? Accidents involving people working in a vessel Passengers or vacationers who took part in a water sport and got into a…

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