New IMO regulations and amendments as from the 2nd half of 2006

The International Maritime Organization's (IMO's) conventions are regularly amended and revised while new instruments/protocols are adopted. For ease of reference we reproduce herewith information from the IMO web site on amendments/instruments which will enter into force on the second half of year 2006. These amendments pertain to safety of navigation, lifesaving appliances, persons rescued at sea, simplified voyage data recorders and Annex VI of MARPOL. Click here to view. Contact: Joe Angelo