Marine safety

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05.10.2012 - 10:34 GMT

USCG warns of problem with Mustang inflatable PFDs

The US Coast Guard (USCG) has become aware of certain Mustang survival inflatable personal floatation devices (PFDs) with Hammar MA1hydrostatic (HIT) inflation systems. The issue here is that the...... More

24.08.2012 - 11:52 GMT

MPA revises equipment acceptance requirements for Singapore-registered vessels

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has issued a circular to inform of its revised requirements for the acceptance of equipment for use on Singapore-registered vessels. The circular...... More

24.08.2012 - 11:32 GMT

EMSA releases its Annual Report 2011

The European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) has published its Annual Report 2011, which provides an overview of its work to enhance the quality of shipping, strengthen maritime safety and achieve...... More

10.08.2012 - 10:23 GMT

Panama circular reiterates lifeboat release and retrieval system requirements

The Panama Maritime Authority has issued Circular MMC-250 confirming, among other things, that all types of existing lifeboat on-load release and retrieval systems design shall be reviewed, and the...... More


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Dr Phillip Belcher
Director, Marine
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Adele Robinson
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