Veritas International

 

COMPLIANCE

 

Compliance

We are industry leaders in all areas of compliance, and strictly adhere to the following industry standards:

  • ISO 28000:2007 & 28007-1:2015 Certificate No. 10002019
  • BSN EN ISO 9001:2008 – Certificate No. A13833
  • HSE OHSAS 18001 – Certificate No. HS1558
  • IMO MSC.1/Circ. 1405, 1406 & 1408
  • Member of the British Society of Maritime Industries
  • Full Member of SCEG

 

Legal and insurance

We employ a dedicated legal counsel specialising in maritime law. Our comprehensive insurance policies provide clients (individuals and companies) with protection for every eventuality:

  • Professional Liability – GBP £5 Million
  • General/Public Liability – GBP £5 Million
  • Employers Liability – GBP £10 Million
  • Personal Accident Medical Expenses – GBP £5 Million

 

Personnel

We ensure that every Maritime Security Officer we use is fully qualified and has the appropriate level of experience. Our selection criterion is rigorous, and includes a written testimonial from a former Commanding Officer, three separate interviews and a reference from an existing Veritas Team Leader. Each consultant, in accordance with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and other industry guidelines, will hold the following qualifications:

  • Maritime Security Officers qualification
  • STCW 95: A – VI/1-(1,2,3,4)
  • UK Seaman’s discharge book
  • ENG 1 Seafarer’s medical
  • UK Criminal Record Bureau checked
  • Military reference/ Proof of military service
  • Veritas International training package, including Rules for the Use of Armed Force scenario training
  • Firearms Competency Course