Recommended means for extracting data from VDR and S-VDRs

Advice for ship owners on the adoption of revised performance standards for shipborne voyage data recorders.



This document published by the IMO provides details on how VDR and S-VDR systems, installed on or after 1 July 2006, should be supplied with accessible means for extracting stored data to a laptop computer. Therefore enabling accident investigators to make immediate and effective use of data after an accident.

Further information on voyage data recorders can be found on the IMO website.