"The chief mate, as well as others who overheard the radio communication, did not understand that the situation was critical."
The authors of the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) book The Human Element: a guide to human behaviour in the shipping industry - have teamed up with a maritime training film maker to produce a film about the role of human behaviour in safety
"we have adopted the value of operational integrity as our guiding principle. This means reliability, responsibility and trust- worthiness. It is an ethos that is expected of all members of the team at all levels."