Which SIRE inspection observations experienced related to GMDSS?
08 Feb '18, 22:23
Recently notified regarding following observation:
No any evidence of testing the GMDSS NBDP Radiotelex during weekly and monthly tests of GMDSS equipment were provided.
1) It was noticed that the instructions for NBDP tests are not included in the current GMDSS log. NBDP self-test and ship-shore test from coastal Radio station shall be carried out once a week.
2) All OOWs must know the usage of NBDP and test procedures.
3) 2O to ensure that weekly NBDP test is carried out and proper records are maintained in the GMDSS test record file.
08 Feb '18, 22:28