Industry Sectors - Health and Safety


Crowley Updates Hurricane Maria Puerto Rico Aid Efforts

 19 Oct 2017

The shipping service expects to have offloaded more than 9,500 loads of commercial and government relief cargo by the end of this week

  Health and Safety, Shipping, Supply Chain


OIML Certifies Conductix-Wampfler’s Container Weighing

 19 Oct 2017

The International Organization of Legal Metrology (OIML) has certified Conductix-Wampfler’s LASSTEC Container Weighing System under the R51 standard

  Automation and Optimisation, Container Handling, Health and Safety, Shipping


India Continues Search for 10 Crew of Sunken Cargo Ship

 16 Oct 2017

Search and rescue efforts continue after the Emerald Star cargo ship sank in the Pacific off the Philippines with 26 Indian nationals aboard

  Health and Safety, Shipping


ICTSI MICT Boosts Results, Focuses on Operator Rewards

 12 Oct 2017

International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) has announced record levels of productivity at its flagship Manila International Container Terminal (MICT)

  Health and Safety, Shipping, Terminal Focus


FIATA Presents Young Freight Forwarder Award 2017

 11 Oct 2017

FIATA has celebrated the achievements of young freight forwarders representing national associations at its annual World Congress

  Container Handling, Health and Safety, Shipping, Supply Chain



Tugs Assist Grounded MSC Vessel Caught in Durban Storm

 10 Oct 2017

The Panama flagged MSC Ines has been grounded in the Durban storm that continues to cause chaos for the South African city

  Carriers, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping


ITF Accuses ICTSI of Global Labour Rights Violations

 09 Oct 2017

Emerging pattern of labour rights violations found throughout facilities belonging to one of the world's fastest-growing stevedoring companies

  Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain


Pest Infestations Found in Port of Houston Cargo

 06 Oct 2017

Customs agents recently discovered invasive, wood-munching pests on two foreign cargo ships docked in the Port of Houston

  Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping


New Zealand’s Earthquake Risk Increases Port Costs

 06 Oct 2017

New Zealand’s shippers and truck drivers are opposing higher charges imposed by Napier Port after premiums skyrocketed due to recent earthquakes

  Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Shipping, Supply Chain


Hapag-Lloyd’s Cargo Patrol Team Receives Award for Safety

 05 Oct 2017

Hapag-Lloyd’s Cargo Patrol Team has received the TT Club Innovation in Safety Award for its part in reducing fraudulent cargo declarations

  Carriers, Container Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Shipping, Supply Chain