E-Handbook for seafarers’ medical examiners
The aim of this handbook is:
- To assist doctors who issue statutory medical fitness certificates for seafarers with their work, both when learning the task and when taking decisions on individual seafarers.
- To provide detailed advice on how to take decisions on the fitness of seafarers to work at sea that supplements the recommendations in international conventions and guidelines.
- To explain the knowledge base for decisions on seafarer fitness.
- To provide information on the risks that the fitness criteria for common conditions aim to prevent.
To include those conditions which most commonly lead to problems in decision taking.
go to handbook : http://handbook.ncmm.no/