Glossary Of Maritime Terms

  • Colreg’s : The International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea 1972
  • Marpol: The International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973
  • SOLAS: The International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea
  • I.S.M -International Saftey Management Code
  • D.S.M.C – Domestic Safety Management Code
  • ISA: Life-Saving Appliances
  • FF: Fire-Fighting Equipment
  • COSWP : Code of safe working practices for merchant seafarers
  • MAIB: The Marine Accident Investigation Branch.
  • MSI : Maritime Safety Information
  • MCA : Maritime & Coastguard Agency
  • SOPEP: The Shipboard Oil Pollution Emergency Plan
  • IRPC’S : International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea

 


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