Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA)

Show me:

Wellbeing at sea: A guide for organisations

Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA)
TSO (The Stationery Office)
Price: £30.00

Seafarers play a key role in the success of the maritime industries, yet their welfare can be neglected. Seafarers are employed in a unique workplace, featuring prolonged social isolation, fatigue and with limited services. The suicide rate for seafarers is higher than in the general population and there is a financial cost for ship owners.

These publications will fill an important gap in the current portfolio. The aim of the title is to provide practical guidance for optimal care of seafarers, ultimately improving seafarer wellbeing and, in turn, business efficiency onboard vessels.

Key features

It covers essential elements of seafarer well being from an employer's perspective including:

  • Legal frameworks

  • Wellbeing vision and management

  • Organisational culture

  • Fatigue, tiredness and workload

  • Mental wellbeing

Extent N/A ISBN 9780115536076
Size 156mm x 246mm Price £30.00
Format Paperback Published 29 May 2020
Availability In Stock: 1 - 2 days Availability help (opens in new window) Delivery Delivery options and charges

Related titles:

Being Human in safety-critical organisations


Ship Captain's Medical Guide - 23rd edition


Wellbeing at sea - a pocket guide for seafarers


Find similar publications here: