Mariner wellness best practices impact on safe operations
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 23

Mariner Wellness Best Practices – Impact on Safe Operations PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 31 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Mariner Wellness Best Practices – Impact on Safe Operations. Dave Brown VP, HR & Safety, Ingram Barge Company. Kedge Anchor. – Sir Francis Drake.

Download Presentation

Mariner Wellness Best Practices – Impact on Safe Operations

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Mariner wellness best practices impact on safe operations

MarinerWellness Best Practices – Impact on Safe Operations

Dave Brown

VP, HR & Safety, Ingram Barge Company


Mariner wellness best practices impact on safe operations

KedgeAnchor


Mariner wellness best practices impact on safe operations

  • – Sir Francis Drake

“There must be a beginning of any great matter, but the continuing unto the end until it be thoroughly finished yields the true glory.”


Wellness is a life long journey

Wellness is a life-long journey.


It is important to not only survive

It is important to not only survive,

but to THRIVE.


Journey continues through retirement

Journey continues through retirement


Common myths debunked

Common Myths Debunked

Most mariners ARE, in fact, healthy


Common myths debunked1

Common Myths Debunked

You CAN eat healthy on a boat


Common myths debunked2

Common Myths Debunked

You CAN exercise on a boat


Common myths debunked3

Common Myths Debunked

You CAN sleep well on a boat


Common myths debunked4

Common Myths Debunked

You CAN manage stress on a boat


Common myths debunked5

Common Myths Debunked

NVIC 04-08 is NOT all bad


Mariner wellness best practices employers thrive all guide

Mariner Wellness Best Practices:Employers’ “Thrive-All Guide”


Mariner wellness best practices

Mariner Wellness Best Practices

  • Partner with a medical group that provides physicals and access to specialists

    • Develop their expertise with NVIC 04-08, NMC, STCW

    • Work on relationship development with mariners

    • Involve mariners’ spouses, families


Mariner wellness best practices1

Mariner Wellness Best Practices

  • Develop policy on physicals

    • Consider frequency of physicals greater than USCG’s 5-year standard

    • Provide your most at-risk mariners with extra support


Mariner wellness best practices2

Mariner Wellness Best Practices

  • Modify benefits plan to cover costs of all preventative procedures

    • Physicals, sleep studies, colonoscopies, mammograms, vision, hearing

    • Incentivize or require preventative procedures

    • Provide access to online and/or personal wellness coaching


Mariner wellness best practices3

Mariner Wellness Best Practices

  • Provide onboard exercise equipment

  • Provide training to cooks, crews on nutrition and healthy cooking

  • Recognize role models in the workforce

  • Empower wellness champions to “put your money where your mouth is”


Wellness impact on safe operations

Wellness Impact on Safe Operations

  • Reduces likelihood of incapacitation while underway

  • Improves opportunity for quality sleep

  • Increases ability to manage stress

  • Reduces sleepiness, increases alertness

  • Happy, healthy mariners are safe and productive


Recommended reads

Recommended Reads


Mariner wellness best practices impact on safe operations

“Kedging”


Kedging your way to wellness

“Kedging” Your Way to Wellness


  • Login