Essays about: "seafarers"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the word seafarers.

  1. 1. Legal Analysis of Good Seamanship in Light of Autonomous Shipping

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Philip Wiström; [2022]
    Keywords : public international law; transport law; sjörätt; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis examines aspects of collision liability and navigational rights and freedoms of autonomous vessels. The thesis starts out with an introductory chapter which defines some terms and gives a short introduction to the field of regulatory maritime law. READ MORE

  2. 2. Enforcing the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 : A study of the early results of implementation and enforcement of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Sjöfartshögskolan (SJÖ)

    Author : Carl Anton Meitmann; [2016]
    Keywords : MLC 2006; Maritime Labour Convention; Enforcement; Implementation; Shipping; Labour; Port State; Flag State;

    Abstract : The objectives of the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 (hereafter: MLC 2006) have long been familiar to many states, but for some it has brought with it increased expectations in improving working conditions for seafarers. This study aims to analyse the early figures provided by Paris Memorandum of Understanding’s (hereafter: Paris MoU) on the number of deficiencies and detentions in before and after the implementation of the MLC 2006, as well as the ILO Committee of Experts 2014 Report, which marks the first full year of MLC 2006 compliance in the first ratifying states. READ MORE

  3. 3. Legal Aspects of Port State Control

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Anton Kulchytskyy; [2013]
    Keywords : contract of affreightment; flag state control; recognised organisations; flag state implementation; port access; ship’s nationality; port state jurisdiction; seafarers’ right; protection of marine environment; shipping safety; port state control; international law; Maritime law; marine insurance; undue detention; time charter parties; off-hire clause; UNCLOS; SOLAS; MARPOL; STCW; MLC; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Port state control plays a central role in maritime safety and protection of marine environment and it becomes more significant in protection of seafarers’ rights. This thesis integrates discussion and consideration of different legal aspect of PSC in order to present a comprehensive view on it. READ MORE

  4. 4. Geophysical Mapping around Björkö Island in Lake Mälaren, South central Sweden

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för geologiska vetenskaper

    Author : Oscar Fransner; [2013]
    Keywords : Marine geosciences; geophysics; archeology; Birka; Mälaren; subbottom profiling; sediment stratigraphy; multibeam echosounder; backscatter; angular range analysis; shipwrecks.;

    Abstract : The former Viking settlement Birka is located on Björkö Island in Lake Mälaren, the third largest lake in Sweden. Birka is a well-known archeological site that onshore has been carefully examined. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Maritime Labour Convention 2006: A Frozen Revolution in the Realisation of Social Justice for Seafarers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Lloyd Cameron; [2013]
    Keywords : Law; Labour Law; Human Rights; Social Justice; Maritime Labour Convention.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Realising social justice has been one of the central goals of the International Labour Organisation since its inception. Yet today the unique environment and dangers associated with working at sea make the world’s 1. READ MORE