Masters Exposed

TradeWinds Nov 25, 2014 Seafarers’ Rights International (SRI) has warned that merchant ships could be forced to rescue more and more migrants in the Mediterranean due to European budget cuts. The independent centre for crew rights has raised concerns about the implications for masters of the new Triton operation that it claims will have less…

UK Launch – Open for Maritime skills

The Shipping Minister, John Hayes, launched a new pamphlet ‘Open for Maritime Skills’ at Trinity House, together with Maritime UK Chairman Jeffrey Evans and UK Chamber staff. The pamphlet is the second in a series, following last year’s highly successful ‘Open for Maritime Business’ document which was launched by the Prime Minister and Transport Secretary…