Aim & Objectives

  • Understand the leading causes of death at sea

    • Understand the key medical issues in seafarers

  • Develop:

    • Educational programs to help crew understand and prevent the possibility of developing::

    • Cardiovascular Diseases

    • Other lifestyle-related medical conditions

    • Medical fitness to work at sea

  • Find ways to support ENG1 registered Doctors develop robust procedures to screen for pre-existing medical conditions.

    • A support system that seafarers can access, should they fail their ENG1 that will give them the tools to regain medical fitness, where possible.