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Day of the Seafarer 2022: Sharing "our journey" to help improve seafarer wellbeing and safety

25/06/2022 00:00:00 Every year on 25 June, we celebrate Day of the Seafarer. The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) invites governments, shipping companies, organisations, and all those in associated industries to come together on this day and recognise the vital contribution seafarers make to global trade and the economy.

Passenger and fishing safety, new technologies and a greener future are top MCA priorities for coming months

25/05/2022 00:00:00 Reducing the numbers of deaths in the fishing industry, keeping people safe on-board ships, and continuing to drive forward greener maritime are all featured in the Maritime and Coastguard Agency Business Plan for the coming year.

MCA works to improve support for people to get UK approval for marine equipment

23/05/2022 00:00:00 Manufacturers looking to make sure they get UK approval for the marine equipment they produce are being given a helping hand by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA).

Consultation on the future of the fee for seafarer medical

19/05/2022 00:00:00 The future of the fee for seafarer medicals is going out to consultation as the UK works to make sure it can offer the same long-term high-quality service as it does now.

People behind the Flag - Charlotte Gregory

18/05/2022 00:00:00 This International Day for Women in Maritime, we’re taking the opportunity to shine a light on one of the women behind the scenes at the UK Ship Register – Charlotte Gregory, Data and Reporting Analyst at the Register for Small Ships (RSS).