Monday, May 9, 2011
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Let’s Put An End To The 6&6 Watch Schedule

First published in the April 2011 issue of the Nautical Institute’s Seaways magazine, Paul Drouin of Safeship.ca wishes to put to rest, once and for all, the commonly acquiesced ”truth”...

May 9, 2011
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Thursday, December 30, 2010
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Watchstander Fatigue – A Report From Bimco

For half an hour there was almost unbroken silence on the bridge before it was shattered by the unmistakeable sounds of a ship running aground on rocks. The playback from...

December 30, 2010
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Wednesday, October 20, 2010
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The Most Dangerous Hour In Shipping

Question: What is The most dangerous hour in shipping? Answer: 22:24 to 23:45 There are three watches aboard ship 00-04 (i.e. 0000 to 0400 and 1600 to 2200) is often...

October 20, 2010
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