IMO Legal Committee, 99th session

SAFETY4SEA, 23 April 2012. IMO Legal Committe, 99th session. SRI made an intervention at the 99th session IMO Legal Committee on the subject of fair treatment of seafarers in the event of a maritime accident. SRI informed the Committee of a survey it had conducted over a 12 month period ending in February 2012 concerning the experiences…

IMO Tackles Serious Crimes on Ships

THE 100th session of the International Maritime Organization legal committee has approved new guidelines on collecting evidence following allegations of a serious crime on board a ship. The guidelines cover what to do following a report of a missing person from a ship, as well as pastoral and medical care for victims of crime. The…