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Document ID (ISN)104469
CIS number 05-566
Year 2004
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Quinquis J.J.
Title Maritime safety: Evaluation of hazards and the effectiveness of safety systems
Original title Sécurité de la navigation maritime: Evaluation des risques et de l'efficacité des systèmes [in French]
Bibliographic information Centre d'Etudes Techniques Maritimes et Fluviales (CETMEF), 2 Boulevard Gambetta, BP 60039, 60321 Compiegne Cedex, France, 2004. 54p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Internet access http://www.cetmef.equipement.gouv.fr/publications/jt/2004/jst04_ThA.pdf [in French]
Abstract This document comprises eight papers which explore the evaluation of maritime hazards and the effectiveness of current safety measures. Topics covered include: a risk management tool by the International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities (IALA); European Union projects for maritime information systems and vessel monitoring; collision prevention systems; hazards associated with high-speed ships; rescue operations of "Les Abeilles International"; and refuge zones for ships in difficulty.
Descriptors (primary) safety engineering; harbours; sea transport; hazard evaluation; ships
Descriptors (secondary) information services; escape and rescue
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Water transportation
Risk evaluation