AMPI represented pilot's interests in an AMSA hosted eNavigation Usability workshop on 4-6 March 2013. 44 delegates representing 11 countries attended, the development of the IMO's eNavigation strategy implementation plan.
AMPI has commissioned extensive research into Personal Protective Equipment worn by pilots during transfers. Detialed recommendations relating to footwear, gloves, helmets, PFDs. wet weather jackets, and PLBs is available.
AMSA and AMPI were actively involved in the recent IMO review and amendments to SOLAS regulations on pilot boarding arrangements. These new regulations, and a new wheelhouse poster, are designed to improve pilot safety during transfers.
A report commissioned by OCIMF claims proactive analysis of voyage data recorder information on a regular basis can provide an important tool for use in accident prevention and the reinforcement of a positive operational safety culture.
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