7
Apr
Jamaica

All crew members (on & off) have to apply for a travel authorization at least 48 hours before travel and must log on to the Maritime Authority of Jamaica (MAJ) website to apply for a seafarers certificate at least 48 hrs prior to travel.

7
Apr
Panama

Crew Changes are allowed in Panamá, but the following restrictions apply: Local Authorities do not allow on signers coming from South America, all countries. Same applies for persons that were in transit in any country of South America.

1
Apr
CoC Inspections
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Learn how we can expedite your COC Inspections Save Time. Save Money. Reduce Risk. At WaterFront Maritime Services, we expedite Certificate of Compliance (CoC) inspections through timely scheduling and coordination with the US...
25
Mar
Vaccination Liability and Issues

This Guidance addresses legal, liability and insurance issues that could potentially arise for shipowners from or in connection with vaccinations of crew for COVID-19. It provides guidance on best employment practice to protect against such liabilities.

25
Mar
Vaccination Guide

COVID-19 vaccines reduce the severity of symptoms or prevent symptoms completely in a vaccinated person. To date, nearly 200 million people have received one dose of the vaccine. Download the practical guide for a better understanding on how it works.

17
Mar
Bahrain

Crew change and port activities are operating as normal. Stevedore operations continue as normal, however KBSP terminal has reduced one gang and operating with 4 Gangs.

17
Feb
India
India 17 Feb Category: COVID-19Crew ChangeGlobal HubSulphur No Comments COVID-19 Global Port Restrictions All Ports Understand DG Shipping, India have issued SOPs for repatriation of foreign national crew from Indian Port. We are checking...
17
Feb
Tunisia

Crew change in Tunisia restarted since November 30th, 2020. In meantime, New measures took place starting from February 1st where a compulsory 7 days confinement at hotel should be arranged.

28
Jan
Crew Change Crisis

WaterFront Maritime Services have signed the Neptune Declaration on Seafarer Wellbeing and Crew Change that defines four main actions to facilitate crew changes and keep global supply chains functioning.

13
Jan
Togo

International air travel commenced from August 1st subject to strict COVID protocols being observed by arriving and departing passengers. Crew change activity now possible but subject to defined processes and time-table.