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Document ID (ISN)28446
CIS number 78-223
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Title Report of the Maritime Safety Committee at its 36th Session.
Original title Rapport du Comité de la sécurité maritime sur les travaux de sa trente-sixième session. [in French]
Bibliographic information IMCO-MSC XXXVI/22, Intergovernmental Maritime Consultative Organization, 22 Berners Street, London W1, United Kingdom, 28 Apr. 1977. 168p.
Abstract This Report of the 36th Session of the Committee (London, 18-22 Apr. 1977) gives the texts of reports, resolutions and recommendations adopted by the Committee covering, inter alia: search and rescue; life-saving appliances; fire protection; safety aspects of ship design and equipment; standards of training and watchkeeping; carriage of dangerous goods; bulk chemicals; radiocommunications; investigations into serious casualties; deficiency reports; tonnage measurements; safety of persons carried by supply vessels to and from oil drilling units; safety measures for roll-on/roll-off ships; tanker safety. Numerous appendices: Code of Safety for dynamically supported craft; amendments to the International Maritime Dangerous Good (IMDG) Code (inter alia, inclusion of pollutants); amendments to the Code for the construction and equipment of ships carrying dangerous chemicals in bulk; guidelines for the application of amendments to the Bulk Chemical Code; interpretation of Regulations of the 1966 Load Line Convention; Recommendation on intact stability requirements for off-shore supply vessels; plan for the establishment of a world-wide navigational warning system, etc.
Descriptors (primary) IMCO; sea transport; ships
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous substances; report; bulk carriers; tankers; transport of materials; safety by design; escape means; rescue equipment; fire protection; accident investigation; offshore oil extraction; roll-on roll-off ships
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation