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Safety at Sea Survey of the Month

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A long-running course for #marine designers and engineers on assessing noise and vibration has been “completely overhauled”. Read more here: https://t.co/N3aYrI1oic #maritime #shipping

On this Day of the Seafarer, here’s to all the wonderful women of the sea and those who support them in times of need.

#DayOfTheSeafarer #IamOnBoard #careersatsea #thankyou @IMOHQ


Our manager, Catherine, is delighted to judge the #SASawards yesterday. So many impressive entries demonstrating industry commitment to safety. It was an intensive day: winners will be announced at the awards night in Sept! @IHS4SafetyAtSea @Tanya_Blake @NadkarniNamrata