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Seafarers experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) This report provides an overview of preliminary findings of a study on the experiences of seafarers during the COVID-19 pandemic. The purpose was...

Mitigation of CoronaVirus (COVID-19) transmission onboard marine and offshore assets

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) Similar to land-based facilities, marine and offshore assets can be exposed to outbreaks of infectious diseases. The COVID-19 outbreak, which was declared a...

Medical evacuation over a distance of 16 thousand kilometers? Mission complete!

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) There has been a difficult epidemiological situation in Central America for the last months due to COVID -19. But what if a seafarer...

ICS updates health guide to ensure crew safe measures during the CoronaVirus pandemic Sept. 2020

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has issued updated health guidance dated 29 Sept. 2020 for the global shipping industry to ensure ship...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Protocols to Mitigate the Risks of Cases On Board Ships

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) ICS, IMHA and INTERTANKO have created two tools to help ship operators manage cases on board: a flowchart to help identify the process...

Even seriously ill seafarer can be evacuated home amidst COVID-19 restrictions from lockdown countries such as Angola

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) A seriously ill seafarer was evacuated by a dedicated air ambulance jet from Angola after several unsuccessful attempts. The evacuation was organized by Global...

Maritime labour issues and coronavirus (COVID-19) - ILO

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The shipping sector carries 90 per cent of global trade and is the main artery of international supply chains. As of mid-April, the...

Quarantine - where does the word come from?

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) Thanks to the coronavirus, the word “quarantine” is popping up with increased frequency in news reports and daily conversations. But where does the...

COVID-19: EU Guidance for Cruise Ship Operations

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) European Maritime Safety Agency guidance on the gradual and safe resumption of operations of cruise ships in the European Union in relation to...

Medical evacuation of Ukrainian Seafarer from Casablanca to Odessa

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) A Ukrainian seafarer was hospitalized in Casablanca, Morocco. The Marine Insurer requested GVA to assist with finding a way to repatriate the seafarer...
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