December 2013
Ausmarine;Dec2013, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p18
Trade Publication
The article discusses the highlights of the 38th annual conference of ferry trade association Interferry in Malta. It cites a presentation by former commercial airline captain Jarle Gimmestad on the stark evidence for the propensity for human error in the aviation industry. It also notes the issues covered in various presentations and panel discussions including ferry safety measures, safety aspects of ship design, passenger ferry reinsurance costs, and manpower and skills shortages.


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