The Company has established the Ship Security Plan to detect security threats and take preventive measures against security incident that may affect safety and security of ships under management of our Company, personnel and property on those ships, in accordance with requirements of SOLAS Chapter XI-2 and ISPS Code (the International Code for the Security of Ships and Port Facilities).This Ship Security Plan has been approved by the Administration (or by Recognized Security Organization).
The Master and all crewmembers should give effect to those requirements stipulated in the Ship Security Plan and should be familiar with their duties. They should also undergo necessary training given by the master or ship security officer designated by the Company.
On behalf of the Company, the undersigned declares as follows;
- The Master has the overriding authority and responsibility to make decisions with respect to the security of the ship;
- The Company should give necessary support to the ship when requested by the Company Security Officer, the Master and the Ship Security Officer with respect to the security of the ship.
CSO and all Company personnel dealing with daily operations of vessels under management , and personnel working on board Company vessels , are expected to comply with the required procedures within the Ship Security Plan and should be familiar with the relevant security duties required of them and the measures required to protect the ship from any unlawful act.
Complying with and maintaining ship security is a continuous process and as new potential threats are uncovered, additional security procedures and measures shall be devised and implemented.