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Recommendations for professional practice

Since mid-2019, most rulings of the Maritime Disciplinary Court have included recommendations for professional practice. These recommendations can be found below, categorized by subject and type of ship. Each recommendation is accompanied by a link to the pdf of the relevant ruling.

Vessel categorisation


Vessel construction, layout and equipment

Accident and damage prevention


Carrying out the work