Confidential Human Factors Incident Reporting Programme
|Dr. Claire Pekcan
Dr Claire Pekcan is a Director of Safe Marine Ltd, a consultancy specialising in maritime human factors. Claire has a PhD in safety at sea from the University of London and a master’s degree in occupational psychology.
Formerly a Professor of Maritime Applied Psychology at Warsash Maritime Academy, she was a key member of the research team at Warsash for 20 years, and contributed to both HORIZON and MARTHA projects on seafarer fatigue. Claire sits on a number of shipping industry working groups, including the Human Element working Group (HEWG) of IMarEST, the Human Element Advisory Group (HEAG) of the UK MCA, and she is also a technical consultant to the Human Element sub-committee of Intertanko. She was an advisor to the UK delegation to the IMO sessions on the revision of the fatigue guidelines in 2016 and 2017.