Flag states

You ship is registered with a flag state and you have some rights to protection from them in certain circumstances...Read more

Wages

You are entitled to be paid your wages on time and as agreed in your contract so please contact us if you need advice...Read more

Crime

If you have been a victim of crime on board or in port, or have been unfairly treated by the law, you need to find help quickly...Read more

Death and injury

Seafaring is the one of the world's most dangerous occupations, so all seafarers need to be aware of risk...Read more

Migrant rescue

Under maritime law, ships or boats in distress should be aided and lives in danger must be saved...Read more

Abandonment

Abandonment at sea has become a worldwide problem, since the financial crisis in 2008...Read more

MLC (2006)

The Maritime Labour Convention (2006) sets out seafarers' rights to decent conditions of work at sea...Read more

Contracts

Your most important employment document is your contract. Seafarers’ contracts are sometimes called “articles”.Read more

Piracy

The incidence of piracy and violence at sea around the world has dropped to a 21-year low in 2016...Read more