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Tag: safe navigation

Future of Safe Navigation

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Torsten Galaske, Wärtsila suggests that industry focus should be on new ways to collect, file and merge information, present information unambiguously and have adaptive supportive automation. That future navigation includes augmented reality and bridge design supporting Bridge Resource Management.

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Cell phones: A hazard to navigation?

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Occasioned by an accident caused by the crew being distracted by using their mobile phones, both an investigation report and a guidance were recently issued. The North of England P&I Club further encouraged the development of procedures for the restriction of mobile phone usage.

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UK MAIB investigates collision on Humber River

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The UK MAIB, after having investigated the collision between Petunia Seaways and Peggotty on the River Humber 19 May 2016, concluded that Peggotty’s skipper became disorientated in the dense fog, resulting in him taking the motor launch into the shipping channel and subsequently into the path of the outbound ferry.

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UK P&I Club highlights the importance of ECDIS training

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While Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) have proved extremely helpful for navigation at sea, there are issues that should be considered when it is in use. George Devereese, Loss Prevention Executive at UK P&I Club, discusses issues of potential reliance on ECDIS, and advises that seafarers undergo the necessary navigational training.

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