Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

The smart ship revolution brings a myriad of challenges for seafarers

Body Count Rises to Four in Bilal Bal Sinking

Another body of the crew of the sunken cargo ship Bilal Bal has been recovered, bringing the total body count to ...

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Turkey: Two Bodies of Sunken Vessel's Crew Found

The bodies of two crewmembers of the sunken cargo ship Bilal Bal have been retrieved from the ship’s wreck, ...

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Ten Missing after Cargo Ship Sinks off Turkey

Ten seafarers have been reported missing after the Turkey-flagged general cargo ship Bilal Bal sank some seven ...

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Death Toll Climbs at Chittagong Shipbreaking Yards

Two workers lost their lives at the Chittagong shipbreaking yards in the last two weeks, bringing the total death ...

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Five Killed, Dozens Injured in Crane Collapse at SHI

Five workers have been killed and at least four seriously injured when a crane collapsed at the South Korean ...

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Seafarer Dies in Fall aboard MSC Damla

A 19-year-old seafarer has lost his life in an accident aboard the 6,266 TEU containership MSC Damla, a ...

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North Korean Ship Sinks off China, 27 Crew Rescued

Twenty seven crew members were rescued from a North Korean general cargo ship identified as Kum San that sank on ...

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APL Austria Hit by Major Fire off South Africa

A Liberian flagged cargo vessel identified as APL Austria has suffered a major fire offshore South Africa, the ...

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Worker Dies at Bangladeshi Shipbreaking Yard

A worker died while dismantling German container ship Viktoria Wulff at Arefin shipbreaking yard in Chittagong, ...

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One Dead, One Injured in Accident at Blohm+Voss Shipyard

One person died and another was injured in an accident at Blohm+Voss shipyard in Hamburg, Germany, on November 22, ...

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Nautilus Calls for "Radical Thinking" on Lifeboats Concept

Following an incident involving the Bahamas-flagged cruise ship Harmony of the Seas, the trade union Nautilus ...

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Worker Falls to Death at HHI Shipyard

A 39-year-old man died after falling from a scaffold while working on a shipbuilding project at a yard owned and ...

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El Faro Sinking Was an Accident, TOTE Executive Said

As the end of the second round of hearings into the loss of El Faro and its crew approaches, the U.S. Coast Guard ...

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South Korean Maritime Accidents Double in 2015

The number of maritime accidents has doubled during 2015 compared to previous three years, Yonhap news agency ...

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VIDEO: Canadian Trawler Runs into Trouble off Greenland

Canadian trawler FV Saputi ran into trouble during fishing in the Davis Strait having struck sea ice on ...

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Nearly 100 Saved in Ferry Accident off Batam

All passengers are accounted for after their Indonesia-registered ferry Sea Prince hit a floating object off Batam ...

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Finnish Dockworker Crushed to Death by Containers

A dockworker was crushed to death when caught between two containers on deck of a vessel during loading ...

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ITF: Crew of Sunken Filipino Cargo Ship Deserved Better

The crew of a Filipino flagged cargo ship, identified as the Foxhound, who had to abandon their sinking vessel off ...

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Woman Falls from Seabourn Quest Cruise Ship

The body of a woman that fell overboard off the cruise ship Seabourn Quest, 10 miles off Cape Ann, Massachusetts, ...

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Ship Breaker Dies in Explosion in Bangladesh

One worker died and two were injured in a gas pipeline blast at a ship breaking yard in Chittagong district, ...

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One Dead, Three Injured in Floating Dry Dock in Livorno

One person died and three were injured after the research vessel Urania suddenly heeled portside and listed some 30 ...

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