UK P&I Bulletin
Ref MCA MGN (lifeboat accidents)
IMARS (International Maritime Accident Reporting Scheme)
Short note regarding number of lifeboat accidents.
Website commentary, based on MAIB report.
Steamship Mutual newsletter. Mainly concerned with operator error and lack of training.
General thread conversation, including reports from MAIB. Note: very little or no reference made to maintenance.
Standard Steamship newsletter - General good practise
Austrailian Union - Advice to members
Gard.no - magazine report on accidents
Greek shipping forum. Note: see bottom of page.
Fassmer website - referring that MSC1206 is now mandatory - this is not correct!
Balitang (Indonesian) report on DE51 MSC1206
Intertanko report on MSC1206
Nth England P&I - General comments and links to MSC1206
mmsystems (Norwegeian) forum posting
Forum posting - Schat Harding applauds GL
Posting Note first paragraph - "Schat insisting that it becomes mandatory"
BBC news report St Rognvald accident
Hatecke - MSC 1206 - non-mandatory statement