Safety management systems (SMS) are vital in ensuring safe operations and compliance with the International Safety Management (ISM) Code. The Permit to Work (PTW) system is an essential part of a SMS for high-risk work onboard vessels. While there are constant efforts to improve safety, human actions still account for two-thirds of ship incidents*.
Despite continued investments in training and the introduction of tighter regulations, these instances still occur, raising doubts over the effectiveness of current safety practices.
Read this white paper from SOL-X to discover more about current industry trends and the key benefits of having a digital permit to work system, including increasing crew productivity, enhanced compliance and safety and contributions to sustainability.