MGN 299 (M+F) Inappropriate use of mobile phones whilst on duty

The use of mobile phones at inappropriate times is distracting bridge management teams from their primary duties of navigating and conning their vessel.


MGN 299 (M+F) Interference with safe navigation through inappropriate use of mobile phones

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Notice to:

  • shipowners
  • ship operators
  • charterers
  • masters
  • ships’ officers
  • fishing and leisure vessel skippers
  • shipping agents
  • pilots
  • port authorities
  • ship chandlers
  • tug operators
  • bunkering providers
Published 28 October 2005