This paper addresses a number of recent developments in the U.K. which seek to identify and redress some of the underlying causes of ship groundings and collisions. Attention is focussed on the problem of human error and the importance of properly organising passage planning, track monitoring and bridge teamwork.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Preliminary Proceedings of the International Symposium on Ship Operations, held Downtown Athletic Club, New York City, September 23-25, 1980.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Institute of Merchant Shipping

    1625 K Street, NW, Suite 1000
    Washington, DC  United States  20006

    Maritime Association of the Port of New York

    80 Broad Street
    New York, NY  United States  10004
  • Authors:
    • BARTH, R
  • Publication Date: 1980

Media Info

  • Pagination: 11 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00324703
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 18 1981 12:00AM