The need for safe transportation of goods cannot be overemphasised..
Various incidents that have occurred around the world in terms of maritime disasters, weight misdeclarations and other mishaps bear testament to this important factor in shipping..
You might have seen ships with the SAFETY FIRST phrase emblazoned across the accommodation on the ship..
When we speak about safety especially in container shipping, one of the main items that needs to be considered is the safety aspect of using the shipping container as a Cargo Transporting Unit (CTU)..
Here I explain all about the CSC Plate and Safety Approval and container inspection regimes..