Nautical Institute HE Alert Microsite

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Here you can browse through our online database library, containing articles, papers and industry reference material.

  • Decisions, decisions…

    Decisions, decisions…

    Issue No - 27 By Mark Wharton, Chief Engineer

    An essential skill for anyone in a position of responsibility at sea is the ability to make decisions based on information presented to them.

    Publish date: 2/09/2013

  • HE01170 - Trainee Induction

    HE01170 - Trainee Induction

    By Alert!

    Induction is a process for helping a trainee to settle into new working and social environments.

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    Publish date: 2/09/2013

  • Human centred design makes a difference

    Human centred design makes a difference

    Issue No - 11 By Neil Chaplin, RNLI Principal Naval Architect

    Neil Chaplin discusses their approach to the design of a new class of slipway-launched lifeboat.

    Publish date: 2/09/2013

  • Managing the impact of the human element on risk

    Managing the impact of the human element on risk

    Issue No - 23 By Deirdre Littlefield, President, International Union of Marine Insurance

    The International Union of Marine Insurance, which speaks for marine underwriters worldwide, fully supports quality and safety standards and, equally, is fully committed to improving maritime safety.

    Publish date: 2/09/2013

  • Human Factors Engineering deficiencies in ship construction

    Human Factors Engineering deficiencies in ship construction

    Issue No - 8 By Gerald Miller, CPE, MA, BSc Human Factors Engineering Consultant

    Even though naval architects and marine engineers typically design a ship to a fine level of detail there is usually still some leeway left for the shipyard personnel to move or make adjustments to piping, equipment and wireways during the construction phase.

    Publish date: 2/09/2013