Sensible Marine Management Solutions Inc - legal

By: Sensible Marine  09-12-2011

Capt. Jim Perkins has acted as an expert witness and advisor in all marine matters with the St. Lawrence Seaway Authority during his employment with the Seaway. He has also been employed as an expert witness in marine matters, contracted by law firms in Canada and the U.S. He has successfully completed the Transportation Safety Board’s “Human Factors in Accident Investigation” course and the “Response Management” course by Dr. Robert Kuhnle at Transport Canada’s Marine Emergency Management Course. We can provide the following;

    • Accident investigation and review
    • Pre and post accident situational assessments
    • Hard copy report and opinion papers of findings
    • Available for examination and cross examination as a witness

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Sensible Marine Management Solutions Inc - damage

Capt. Jim Perkins has nine years experience with the St. Lawrence Seaway as a ship inspector and Chief of Marine Services. Recommendations for temporary and permanent repairs and estimates of the cost of repairs. Refloating plans and supervision and coordination of refloating and/or salvage plans. Detailed reporting of damage and situational awareness.


Sensible Marine Management Solutions Inc - ism

The two Seaway entities were the first federal government agencies to be accredited by Lloyds Quality Assurance in North America.These management systems are only sustainable if the people performing the work can buy into the concept. In 1998 Jim Perkins completed the ISM/ISO Lead Auditor Course from the Warsash Academy, Southampton, U.K. he then led the implementation teams for both the Canadian and U.S. Seaways for ISO accreditation.


Sensible Marine Management Solutions Inc - shipsdocandtrain

Training and familiarization seminars, onboard and/or at owners’ facilities, for operational success in transiting the St. Lawrence Seaway. Ballast water management plans and reporting requirements. Ship’s fittings requirements for Seaway transit. Security assessments and security plans.