Nautical Institute HE Alert Microsite

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.

  • HE00840 - Has the ‘global village’ influenced the Safety of our ships?

    HE00840 - Has the ‘global village’ influenced the Safety of our ships?

    By Captain Valerio De Rossi MSc, MNI

    The Human Element is mentioned periodically in every safety statistics as it accounts for between 50 to 90 % of accidents at sea, in addition every incident's investigation reports an involvement of the human element at some point in the causal chain.

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    Publish date: 8/05/2008

  • HE00830 - Will e-Navigation help the officer of the watch manage information?

    HE00830 - Will e-Navigation help the officer of the watch manage information?

    By Nick Lemon, Australian Maritime Safety Authority

    There is an ever-increasing amount of information to be managed by the officer of the watch onboard today's ships.

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    Publish date: 7/05/2008

  • HE00835 - Employing New Technologies in Marine Accident Investigations at the National Transportation Safety Board

    HE00835 - Employing New Technologies in Marine Accident Investigations at the National Transportation Safety Board

    By Joseph M. Kolly, PhD - Acting Director, Office of Research and Engineering, National Transportation Safety Board

    During its investigations, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board1 uses a range of computational tools to reconstruct accidents and incidents to determine probable cause and formulate recommendations for improvements to transportation safety.

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    Publish date: 1/05/2008

  • HE01215 - Tanker Officer Training Standard (TOTS) - Frequently Asked 201CTOTS201D Questions

    HE01215 - Tanker Officer Training Standard (TOTS) - Frequently Asked 201CTOTS201D Questions

    By The Nautical Institute et al.

    TOTS (Tanker Officer Training Standards) is intended to provide the tanker industry with a standard that ensures tanker officer competence...

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    Publish date: 3/04/2008

  • HE00825 - Electronic Monitoring and Reporting Comes to the Maritime Industry

    HE00825 - Electronic Monitoring and Reporting Comes to the Maritime Industry

    By Dale Neef

    Years ago, when I was in pilot training with the Air Force, onc of the key instruments for making young pilots behave sensibly when out alone flying was the g-load meter.

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    Publish date: 1/04/2008