Providing members with the latest information on extensions to crew certificates by various states in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The page might be updated several times per day, so please check back for the most recent information.
As legalisation of the use of cannabis for recreational purposes is adopted in a growing number of countries around the world, time has come for shipping companies to review and, if necessary, update their drug and alcohol policies and procedures.
BIMCO's position on "fair treatment of seafarers" has been approved by the BIMCO Board of Directors.
Good practice guide for shipping companies and manning agents for the humanitarian. support of Seafarers and their families in cases of armed robbery and piracy attack.