Stowaways thrown off ship near Durban

Two Tanzanian men were rescued in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal Province after being thrown from a Chinese vessel leaving Durban harbour. They were found on Zinkwazi Beach, about 80 km north of Durban, on 30 March. […]

New guidelines to reduce seafarer fatigue

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has released new guidelines on how to reduce crew fatigue to improve safety of seafarers in Australian waters. Fatigue was the primary cause in more than 11% of collisions […]