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Mobile app for PSC inspection prep launched

ClassNK has released its new ‘Arrival Checklist for PSC’ application, a preparatory checklist mobile app for Port State Control (PSC) inspections.

{mprestriction ids="1,2"}The app is used to digitalise the updated contents of ClassNK’s Port State Inspections Pocket Checklist, and is now available for download for smartphones and tablets from the App Store for iOS and Google Play for Android.

Arrival Checklist for PSC allows users to access the checklist during preparatory checks of onboard equipment prior to arrival into port, and was designed to help minimise the risk of PSC detentions and deficiencies.

The app categorises items that are frequently pointed out as deficiencies at PSC inspections by location, and allows inspection results to be input into the system along with notes and photographs for each corresponding checklist item.

As a support feature, the app offers the option of creating a PDF version of the completed results, which can be forwarded shore side.

Through the app, users can also confirm the statistical data and the probability of detainable deficiencies across a number of major PSC areas. Updates are available for the checklist and statistics to ensure the app has the latest PSC data.{/mprestriction}

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