New Article: How to Simplify SMSs?
Safety Management System (SMS) simplification research article from BIMCO event
Link to complete article (pdf)
275 participants signed up for BIMCO's recent webinar about SMS simplification with Terje Lovoy. The participants came from shipping and offshore companies, industry organizations, marine insurance, manufacturers, oil majors, vetting inspectors, and classification societies.
The webinar covered:
- SMS simplification benefits and challenges
- Risk of oversimplification
- How to restructure a SMS to make it more process-oriented and user-friendly?
- Who should write your SMS?
- SMS writer training
- Case studies and feedback from shipping companies after they simplified their SMSs