MGN 520 (M) Human Element Guidance

A consistent factor in almost all incidents, accidents and errors is the human element - the most common twelve significant people factors.


MGN 520(M): HUMAN ELEMENT GUIDANCE - PART 2. The Deadly Dozen - 12 Significant people factors in Maritime Safety

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This notice should be read with the Human Element Guidance series of MGNs, “The Human Element - a guide to human behaviour in the shipping industry” and other maritime human element publications.

Notice to all

  • Ship Owners
  • Ship Operators and Managers
  • Masters
  • Officers and Crew of Merchant Vessels
  • Skippers and Crew of Domestic Passenger Ships and Inland Waterways Vessels
Published 5 January 2017