Module 3 contains the requirements of clause 3, ISM Code:
3.1 If the entity who is responsible for the operation of the ship is other than the owner, the owner must report the full name and details of such entity to the Administration.
3.2 The Company should define and document the responsibility, authority and interrelation of all personnel who manage, perform and verify work relating to and affecting safety and pollution prevention.
3.3 The Company is responsible for ensuring that adequate resources and shore-based support are provided to enable the designated person or persons to carry out their functions.
An example of paragraph 3 of the Safety Management Manual is presented below:
An example of the Organizational Chart of a shipping organization is presented below: