Seafarers’ Trust seeks centres to research seafarer suicide

The ITF Seafarers’ Trust is putting out a Call for Expressions of Interest for collaborating centres to undertake vital research into suicide among seafarers. Centres interested in participating are invited to submit a form explaining the outline of their proposed research and the closing date for submissions is Friday, 1st September 2017. Shortlisted applicants will […]

ClassNK releases Annual Report on Port State Control

Classification society ClassNK has released its annual report on Port State Control. The report aims to assist ship operators and management companies in maintaining compliant operations by providing information about ships detained by PSC as well as deficiencies that were found on board from many port states in 2016. PSC inspections ensure that vessels departing […]

Last chance for seafarers to have their say on the future of wellness at sea

Working seafarers have just one month left to have their say on the future of wellness at sea by completing Sailors’ Society’s confidential survey. The survey, which closes on 2nd August 2017, is exploring seafarer wellness and the root causes of illness and injury. More than 800 seafarers have participated in the survey to date. […]