Mass Rescue Operations


IMRF Guidance: Chapters (links to ‘IMRF MRO Guidance’)

1. Identifying additional resources
2.  The use of regional resources
3. Providing support on scene
4. Funding

Related Documents

Article - Understanding the Challenge - MRO at Sea - Richard Button and Thomas Gorgol (amended January 2021)
MSC Circular 1185, Rev.1, Guide for Cold Water Survival
MSC Circular 1182, Rev.1, Guide to Recovery Techniques
MSC Circular 1183, Guidelines on the Provision of External Support as an Aid to Incident Containment for SAR Authorities and Others Concerned
Firefighting and Rescue at Sea - a Commentary
Emergency Towing - a Commentary
Capsized Vessel Rescue - a Commentary
Give All Ships the Means to Assist in Major Accidents at Sea
When Ships Became Rescue Boats
A Review of Cruise Ship Safety and Lessons Learned from the Costa Concordia Accident