develop a safety management system sms for harbour operations


You have been asked to develop a Safety Management System (SMS) for harbour operations. Design an appropriate SMS and discuss how government will ensure necessary services and procedures are in place in relation to the provision of safe harbour operations within a port structure.

You will need to:

  1. Explain the strategy you used to source literature relevant to the assignment.
  2. Discuss why a SMS is required and how it can improve safety outcomes.
  3. Have a clear understanding of what is contained within a SMS and how its effectiveness can be monitored.
  4. Describe various arrangements that can be used toensure government safety expectations are being met.

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