Open Hatch Guard
Every ship should establish procedures to eliminate risk when any of her hatches are open. The crew onboard this Member ship have constructed a frame to fit securely over the opening of access hatches onboard in order to prevent anyone from falling through the hatch. This photo is featured in one of the 2005 edition Loss Prevention Posters.
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Legal, navigational and environmental resources, news and updates on the development of polar shipping. Read more
US VRP Compliance
With effect from 30th January 2014 non-tank as well as tankships calling at US ports will be required to submit VRPs. For Club and other resources to assist in compliance click here
International Environmental compliance
Environmental Compliance resource page collates material in respect of International environmental compliance issues affecting our Members. Information from the Club, Loss Prevention and external resources has been collated in one place for ease of reference.
The Maritime Labour Convention enters into force in August 2013 - resources, news & advice on implementation can be found in this dedicated section. READ MORE
Essential precautions and preparation against piracy, as well as additional information and resources, loss prevention advisories and useful external web links