Australian Port State Control focused inspection campaign regarding safe cargo stowage and container securing arrangements

AMSA intents to conduct a three month focused inspection campaign (FIC) between 1 February 2010 to 30 April 2010 in all Australian ports. The FIC will primary concentrate on container securing arrangements. AMSAs intension is to ensure that masters comply with SOLAS Regulation 5 chapter VI relating to the stowage and securing of cargo.

Australia Maritime Safety Authority Marine Notice Focused Marine Inspection