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  1. Seafarers invited to help manufacturers improve onboard design

    Seafarers invited to help manufacturers improve onboard design

    The Nautical Institute and CIRM (the principal international association for marine electronics companies) today launched a joint initiative to improve the usability of navigation and communication technology on board ships.

  2. Nautical Institute e-Newsletter - January 2016

    Nautical Institute e-Newsletter - January 2016

    We say hello to the latest issue of The Navigator and the new Seaways app, but goodbye to our Alert! project. Read more in this month's newsletter.

  3. Alert! Issue No. 40

    Alert! Issue No. 40

    Industry pays tribute to Alert!


  1. nauticalinst: Can you help keep others safe? Submit your accident reports to us in confidence. Learn more: https://t.co/egW6syTJvb https://t.co/kq4Wy0V5YL

    11:57 AM Feb 8

  2. nauticalinst: This #MARSReports shows the importance of communicating with other vessels: https://t.co/reCydmSpdg https://t.co/E1tdoWu5kG

    11:56 AM Feb 8

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The Nautical Institute's Mariners' Alerting and Reporting Scheme (MARS) provides everyone in the maritime industry with free access to a searchable online database of accidents and near misses.

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