Safety at Sea

Five killed as vessel hits bridge

2024-02-23

Five people have been killed after a barge collided with a bridge over a waterway in China’s Pearl River Delta near Guangzhou City. Four vehicles and a motorbike all fell off the bridge killing their occupants.

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Bulk Carrier rescues seafarers

2024-02-23

Panama-flagged bulk carrier MV Navios Lumen has rescued passengers and crew from a capsized motorboat in the Sulu Sea. Supported by the Philippine Navy, six people were rescued, one remains missing.

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Principles launched to combat harassment and bullying

2024-02-23

The International Chamber of Shipping has launched a new set of industry standards for combating harassment and bullying in the maritime sector. The free guidance sets out five high-level and eight detailed principles designed to address the issue.

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