M.S. Notice 02 of 2003
F.No.7-NT(5)/2001 Dated: January 8, 2003
The Director General
of Shipping and Secretary to the Govt. of India is pleased to appoint the
following Medical practitioners as medical examiners, under Rule 4 of M.S.
(Medical Examination) Rules, 2000 at various ports as indicated below:-
2. INSA/MASSA/FOSMA are requested to ensure
that all members of the panel of approved medical examiners, recommended
by their respective organization, enjoy absolute professional independence
from employers, workers and their representatives, in exercising their medical
judgment, in terms of the medical examination procedures. It may further
be ensured that such examiners are provided with a copy of Merchant Shipping
(Medical Examination) Rules, 2000 and the relevant instructions regarding
the conduct of medical examination of seafarers, issued by this Directorate,
from time to time.
4. Half Yearly Return: All the Medical Examiners are hereby directed to submit half yearly return to this Directorate, as per annexure attached to this Notice, for the half year ending on 30th June and 31st December by 31st July and 31st January, respectively.
5. This notice comes into force with immediate effect.
7. This notice issues with the approval of Nautical Adviser to the
Govt. of India.
Name of Shipping Company: _____________________________
HALF YEARLY RETURN ON MEDICAL EXAMINATION OF SEAFARERS FOR THE PERIOD FROM __________TO _________
(Signature of the Medical
*The purpose should clearly
indicate whether the seafarers' medical examination is pre-sea medical
examination / period medical examination/for obtaining CDC/admission to
training institute etc. The name of ship/ shipping
company/ training institute concerned are also to be indicated, wherever