MAIB Report Tug Millgarth Fatality

Safety issues See Full Report Summary At 1749 on 27 January 2019, the chief engineer on board the tug Millgarth, fell into the River Mersey from the north oil stage at the Tranmere Oil Terminal at Birkenhead, England. He had released Millgarth’s mooring lines and was...

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Cyber Security ISPS and ISM Codes

ISPS Code, part B, paragraph 8.3, states the SSA should address risks to radio and telecommunication systems, including computer systems and networks. The ISM Code also states, "The objective of the company’s Safety Management System (SMS) is to provide a safe working...

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Cyber & Internet Security & Strong Passwords

Shipping is an international business with over 90% of world good being moved round the world by shipping. To do this efficiency, large amounts of information and data are now handled and distributed electronically, information regarding crew, cargo details, ships...

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