The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has published Revised Recommendations for Entering Enclosed Spaces Aboard Ships (IMO Resolution A.1050 (27)) coming into force on 01.01.2015.
IMO has also agreed to introduce new requirements for enclosed space entry and rescue drills, and for the carriage of oxygen meters.
IMO has been revising its guidance on enclosed space entry on board ships, to try to combat the ongoing problem of confined space incidents. The Revised Recommendations for Entering Enclosed Spaces Aboard Ships have been published as IMO Resolution A.1050(27). These replace the previous Recommendations (IMO A.864(20)).
Click here to visit our "Technical Notice" area to view/ download the ISM Tehnical Notice No. 13/2015 "IMO revised recommendations for entering enclosed spaces aboard Ships"