Safety Seminar 2015 – arrangements
This year’s Safety Seminar will take place on Thursday 10 December at the City of Glasgow College, Riverside Campus, 21 Thistle St, Glasgow G5 9XB.
The programme is as follows:
0845 Registration and coffee
0900 Opening remarks – Nick Dorman, BTA Safety Seminar Chairman
0915 A pilot’s view – Don Cockrill (Chairman, UKMPA)
0945 Launch of the Pilot’s Guide to Towage Operations – Don Cockrill (UKMPA), Jason Woodward (Svitzer)
1015 Safety statistics and safety study; theme: fire – Jason Woodward (Svitzer)
1100 Accident investigation – Mike Evans (MAIB)
1200 Regulatory round-up – Nick Dorman and Adrian Mundin
1215 Sandwich lunch and simulator tours
1315 The Asterix incident – Nick Jeffery (Solent Towage)
1345 A tugmaster’s view of Hoegh Osaka – Andy Read (Solent Towage)
1430 Break-out groups – All – coffee available
1530 Groups to present
1600 Round-up and close – Nick Dorman
All involved in harbor towage are are strongly encouraged to attend this important event in our calendar. There is no charge for BTA members (or invited guests), but a charge for non-members of £60 +VAT.
Delegates should arrange their own accommodation as required. The Holiday Inn, G1 4LT has been used previously and is nearby.
To register, please forward names of delegates by email to me (email@example.com) as soon as possible and not later than Monday 30 November