An industry view: how to create safety culture in your company 

Many of us are committed to high safety standards, but how do you make safety a part of your company-wide culture? In this post, Phil Parry, Chairman of maritime people experts Spinnaker shares insights and suggestions for making safety culture an integral part of an organisation.      As a company specialising in recruitment and HR consulting globally firm, we see vastly different approaches to safety culture across the industry. Many companies are genuinely committed and stand out a […]

An industry view: Why the DBMS is good for business  

The introduction of the Dry Bulk Management Standard will play an important part in improving maritime safety standards. But it’s also an essential step forward in benchmarking and vessel marketing. In this post, George Vakirtzis, Managing Director of Polembros Shipping highlights the many benefits.      I, along with my team at Polembros, welcome DBMS because owners who have only managed dry cargo have not had access to tools such as […]