|Document ID (ISN)||104471|
|Convention or series no.
||International Safety Management (ISM) Code 2002
||International Maritime Organization, 4 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7SR, United Kingdom, 2002. 6p.
||http://www.imo.org/humanelement/mainframe.asp?topic_id=287 [in English]
||This code sets out requirements for ship owners and managers or anyone responsible for the operation of a ship to develop, implement and maintain a safety management system based on the following provisions: a safety and environmental protection policy; procedures to ensure the safe operation of ships and protection of the environment in compliance with relevant legislation; defined levels of authority and lines of communication among shore and shipboard personnel; procedures for the reporting of accidents and no-compliance with the code; emergency preparedness; and procedures for internal audits and management reviews. Certification and verification requirements are also set out.
||occupational safety and health management systems; plant safety organization; sea transport; IMO
||emergency organization; pollution control; responsibilities; directive; safety checks; safety service records
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||IMO|
||Transport and communications
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations