Security Categories

The information about Security procedures are categorised under a number of headings. Details of the types of information included within the structured categories is available below.

Emergency Response Centre

  • Nearest Emergency Response Centre and contact details e.g. US Coast Guard, UK Coastguard, SAR, etc.

Fire Precautions

  • Any specific precautions, other than usual non-smoking precautions, etc., particularly with respect to tankers

Piracy

  • Any precautions that are either advisable or required
  • Date and location of most recent incident

Police/Ambulance/Fire

  • Telephone numbers of these three services

Regulations

  • Any particular or unusual regulations for the port

Security/Gangway

  • Whether watchmen are necessary or recommended and if so, the cost
  • Whether shore gangway is available and if not, port requirements for vessel
  • Any security measures that are peculiar to the port/terminal

Stowaways

  • Any precautions that are either advisable or required