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Document ID (ISN)45479
CIS number 86-247
ISSN - Serial title 0308-8839 - Maritime Policy and Management
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Meek M., Brown W.R., Fulford K.G.
Title A shipbuilder's view of safety
Bibliographic information Oct.-Dec. 1985, Vol.12, No.4, p.251-262. Illus. 3 ref.
Abstract Aspects covered: the shipbuilder and the history of marine safety; the economic concerns of the shipbuilder; comparison with aircraft safety (losses, learning from accidents, design considerations, regulations); effectiveness of marine safety regulations. Recommendations: internationalisation of standards, rational legislation, cost-effective use of resources.
Descriptors (primary) sea transport; safety by design; shipbuilding industry
Descriptors (secondary) economic aspects
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation
Shipbuliding and ship repair