Looking to a holistic view of safety

On 6 January 2018, the vessels Sanchi and CF Crystal were involved in a widely publicised collision resulting in the loss of 32 lives. We don’t know yet what led to this tragic event but we […]

Maritime makes waves in seafarer wellbeing

A number of major maritime companies and organisations have launched crew wellbeing initiatives to coincide with the International Maritime Organization’s Day of the Seafarer on 25 June. The IMO noted “strong momentum” in the industry […]

Crew wellbeing pays off, owners told

Ensuring the wellbeing of crew brings business benefits, speakers told the Sailors’ Society Wellness at Sea conference on 16 March. In the opening speech, Stuart Rivers, CEO of Sailors’ Society, said, “Not looking after crew […]

Crew abandoned in UAE waters speaks out

The crew of Sharjah Moon have spoken out about being left stranded in United Arab Emirates waters since July 2016. On 9 May 2017, the crew of Sharjah Moon docked without permission in Hamriyah Port […]