Issue 40 - Alert! - a strong international brand.

14 Dec 2015 Issue 40 HE Alert Bulletin

Promoting the Alert! legacy.

Bulletin Articles

01 Dec 2015

HE01370 - Commercial Pressures versus Safety at Sea: Also a matter of trust

This contribution was prompted by the publication of a recent casualty investigation report where, among other things, commercial pressure was identified as a possible cause of death of a seafarer. Keywords: commercial pressure; casualty investigation; seafarer death; risk

HE Alert Article
01 Dec 2015

HE01375 - Simulation in Maritime Education and Training

In this short paper, Shahrokh Khodayari looks at various pragmatic aspects of the use of simulation in maritime education and training. Keywords: Education & training; simulation; convergent learning; situational awareness

HE Alert Article
02 Dec 2015

HE01360 - Alert! Index

An index to Alert! categorised under the considerations in the centrespread to Issue No. 40 centrespread. The main points from all the Alert! articles are bullet-pointed under each heading, so as to make it easier to find them from within the whole series of Alert! bulletins.

HE Alert Article
03 Dec 2015

HE01355 - CentreSpreads

Issue No. 40 centrespread - Addressing the human element - together with associated centrespreads (23Mb file) Keywords: human element issues; system hazards; ship design

HE Alert Article
08 Dec 2015

HE01350 - A human element competence framework

Through the Alert! project, we have developed a series of human element competence templates for those who are responsible for: procuring, financing, specifying, designing and overseeing the build of a ship and its systems; operational, technical and people management; maritime education etc.

HE Alert Article
14 Dec 2015

HE01345 - Human factor competencies for the future mariner

Captain Chawla discusses changes taking place in the maritime industry & their effects on the daily life of the seafarers - and discusses the human factor competencies that will be essential for the future mariner. Keywords: competencies; human factors; technology; education & training.

HE Alert Article
14 Dec 2015

HE01365 - The Human Element in Ship Design

An introduction to the human element for those involved in the design of ships and their systems. Keywords: human element guide; human element issues; system hazards; ship design

HE Alert Article
31 Dec 2015

Editorial - Issue 40

When the Alert! project was launched in October 2003, little did I realise that it would run for 12 years, and produce 40 Alert! bulletins, comprising of some 350 articles from a variety of stakeholders across the maritime industry, plus 21 instructional videos, 40 centre spread features....

HE Alert Article
02 Jan 2016

Final Issue but ever Alert!

It is appropriate and my pleasure to start by recognising the originators of the Institute’s Human Element Project, Julian Parker and Vaughan Pomeroy, and the crucial funding provided by the Lloyd’s Register Foundation over the past 12 years.

HE Alert Article
02 Jan 2016

Alert! - a strong international brand

Over twelve years ago, Julian Parker, the Secretary of The Nautical Institute, and Vaughan Pomeroy, Manager, Research and Development, Lloyd’s Register, began to develop an idea for a publication devoted to raising awareness of human element issues.

HE Alert Article
02 Jan 2016

Addressing the Human Element

Human element considerations will raise human element issues which if not addressed can become system hazards.

HE Alert Centre Spread