International Maritime Organization

Page 1 of 50 - About 500 essays
  • Effects Of Ship Pollution

    1015 Words  | 5 Pages

    the industrial revolution, which has resulted in increased emissions due to shipping and increased stresses on the environment. Keywords: Ship, Shipping transportation, Environment, Earth’s, Ecosystems, Marine pollution. Maritime industry and International Maritime Organization (IMO) 1. INTRODUCTION: The world’s water plays a very important role in all aspects of our lives, providing food, employment and other benefits. Over two-thirds of the world’s population lives within 400 km of the sea, and

  • Duties and Responsibilities from the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers

    1838 Words  | 8 Pages

    owners’ and seafarers' organizations, adopt National laws or regulations to ensure the safety and health of seafarers working on Ships. 2. A practical application of these national laws or regulations should be provided through technical standards or codes of practice, or by other appropriate methods. 3. in giving effect to 1 and 2 above, the competent authority should have due regard to the relevant standards adopted by recognized international organizations in the field of maritime safety. 4. The competent

  • Evaluation and Critique of Iamsar Manual Vol Iii

    1942 Words  | 8 Pages

    Abstract The research paper is an evaluation, appraisal and constructive criticism of the International Aeronautical and Maritime Search and Rescue Manual, Volume III (version 2008). The success of coming up with the paper relates to the completion of three practical lectures at the university of Plymouth simulator. In addition, also a deep investigation assisted in supporting the material of this paper. The practical section of the research involved dividing the class into six groups of three

  • Classification of Dangerous Goods in the Shipping Industry

    2798 Words  | 12 Pages

    as well as the impacts it has. As well as how the International conventions, International Policies and Protocol for transporting dangerous goods are taking into consideration. Throughout this assignment, the main conventions will be examined and focused on such as MARPOL and SOLAS as well as policies established that deals with the transportation al Dangerous cargo that was established and enforced by the IMO (International Maritime Organization). There is also a list of dangerous goods and their

  • hsc 037

    3836 Words  | 16 Pages

    Outcome 1 Understand own responsibilities, and the responsibilities of others, relating to health and safety   1. Identify legislation relating to health and safety in a health or social care work setting.   There are a number of different legislations to follow relating to health and safety in health or social care setting, such as:   The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 COSHH – The control of substances hazardous to health RIDDOR – Used to report incidents, accidents and

  • Describe How Current Health and Safety Legislation, Policies and Procedures Are Implemented in the Setting.

    739 Words  | 3 Pages

    1) Describe how current health and safety legislation, policies and procedures are implemented in the setting. There are several key pieces of legislation that impact on how schools manage the health and safety of both their employees, and others who come into contact with the school e.g pupils, support workers and parents. These pieces of legislation are: The Health and Safety at Work, etc Act 1974 This act places the responsibility of ensuring the health and safety and welfare of employees

  • Main Purpose Of The Market

    2056 Words  | 9 Pages

    'market failure ' led the state to intervene in international shipping in order to improve safety, protect the environment and increase market 's efficiency. There are many economic theories regarding the State intervention, into the market and the concept of 'market failure '. This essay is analysing some of these theories in order to understand the rationale for the state intervention, especially in the market of international shipping and maritime transport. It is analysing also concepts of externalities

  • Evaluation Of A Senior Management Role With Profit And Loss Accountability Within The Maritime Industry

    1951 Words  | 8 Pages

    Sharad Kohli- Selection Criteria answers 1. Significant experience in a senior management role with profit and loss accountability within the maritime industry My roles as Finance and Strategy Manager at Cold Cargo & Express Logistics and Consultant at Deloitte expanded my interest in shipping metrics to include budgeting and variance management in the maritime cargo industry, and further afield in ASX-listed companies. When I joined marine towage company Svitzer as Gorgon Manager (Commercial),

  • Hazardous Materials Incident Response Essay

    1018 Words  | 5 Pages

    Hazardous materials can be important in everyday life when properly handled. However, when improperly handled, they can result in injury, death, and destruction as well as have lingering effects that may last for years to come. To address the risk of an uncontrolled hazardous materials release, there must be a coordinated effort to identify, locate, and quantify the hazardous materials in a particular location (Drexel University Safety & Health, 2001). Typically, industry and government agree that

  • International Organizations

    1784 Words  | 8 Pages

    International organizations have been noted to be around since the mid- 19th century and such organizations do not operate for profit. An international organization is defined by the United Nations as an organization with an international membership, scope, or presence. The main objective of all the international organizations they say ,have usually been welfare and the improvement of member countries through cooperation. Karns and Mingst identify the two main types of international organizations