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  • HE00615 - The Human Element - The importance of effective communication

    HE00615 - The Human Element - The importance of effective communication

    By Commodore David Squire, CBE, FNI Editor Alert!

    There are many factors that can affect the ability of the master and his crew to ensure the safe conduct of the ship, and the safe and timely delivery of its cargo, and one such factor is that of ineffective communication.

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    Publish date: 9/01/2006

  • HE00510 - LEARNING FROM EXPERIENCE: ADOPTING A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO THE ANALYSIS OF MARINE INCIDENTS

    HE00510 - LEARNING FROM EXPERIENCE: ADOPTING A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO THE ANALYSIS OF MARINE INCIDENTS

    By V Pomeroy, B Sherwood Jones

    The continual development of the standards applied in the implementation of the classification process, the Rules, is based on maintaining pace with changes in maritime technology but it also reflects experience, both of successful application and of failures.

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    Publish date: 4/01/2006

  • HE00505 - DOES WORK KEEP YOU AWAKE AT NIGHT?

    HE00505 - DOES WORK KEEP YOU AWAKE AT NIGHT?

    By S Goodwin, Det Norske Veritas, UK

    This paper will discuss fatigue and present some of the results from a major research programme designed to investigate seafarer fatigue.

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    Publish date: 4/01/2006

  • HE00605 - Fatigue in the shipping industry

    HE00605 - Fatigue in the shipping industry

    By Irene Houtman, Mathilde Miedema, Karin Jettinghoff, Annick Starren, Judith Heinrich, Johan Gort (TNO) Johan Wulder (MSR) Sander Wubbolts (Dynamar Cons

    Fatigue in the shipping industry is the central issue of the study reported on.

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    Publish date: 1/12/2005

  • HE00480 - How long can the allure of the sea hold out against bureaucracy?

    HE00480 - How long can the allure of the sea hold out against bureaucracy?

    By Carly Fields

    Seafarers need to be even more tenacious than ever to overcome the growing burden of paperwork and time spent at sea, writes Carly Fields...

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    Publish date: 4/11/2005