Lifeboat Drills - Preparing for Safety
Lifeboat Drills - Preparing for Safety addresses the unacceptably high number of incidents in which crew have been injured, sometimes fatally, while participating in lifeboat drills. Input from industry experts and case studies illustrate what can go wrong, before suggesting preventive measures and best practice.
The film encourages crew to take responsibility for their own safety and emphasises the importance of communicating effectively with each other, and familiarity with lifesaving equipment. It will help crew build confidence and treat drills as a 'learning experience'.
Make sure your crew are familiar with the equipment on-board THEIR ship
Ensure that safety equipment is in working order and ready to use
Covers davit-launch and free-fall lifeboats
Discusses Fall Preventer Devices & PPE
Prepare your fleet for the Paris & Tokyo MOU's CIC on lifeboat launching arrangements
Paris and Tokyo MOU's hold joint concentrated campaign on lifeboat launching arrangements