MIN 584 COSWP Amendment 2018

Information about the 2018 amendments to the code of safe working practices for merchant seafarers (COSWP) (“the code”).


MIN 584 (M) Code of safe working practices for merchant seafarers, amendment 2018

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This notice replaces marine information note MIN 561 (M) and will expire 30th November 2019.

Notice to

  • shipowners
  • ship operators and managers
  • masters and seafarers
Published 10 December 2018