IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) meets in Copenhagen

The International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) held its 83rd meeting (MSC 83) this week in Copenhagen.


Particular items of interest to INTERTANKO’s members included Material Safety Data Sheets, Shipboard Technical, Operational and Maintenance Manuals, cadet berths, training and watchkeeping, navigation, lifeboats, safety of oil and chemical tankers (inert gas), damage stability verification, casualty investigations, MARPOL Annex II.


Articles on all these issues follow below.