Safety monitoring

The Authority monitors a number of indicators to demonstrate compliance with the Port Marine Safety Code.

A summary of the indicators for 2017/18 April to March can be found below:

Conservancy

IndicatorTargetActual
Dredging 53,000 m3 58,540 m3
Riverbank tree clearance - 2,000 m
Navigation Channel markers - 14 replaced on Breydon Water
34 removed from the River Chet (no longer required)

Risk assessment

IndicatorTargetActual
Number of Hazards not declared ALARP 0 0
Number of BA site safety inspections carried out 1,248 1,468

Marine services

IndicatorActual
Launch patrol days 1,617
Best Value Patrol targets 98% compliance
Calls to Broads Control (VHF and telephone) 35,543

Powers

IndicatorActual
Special directions 460
Verbal navigation warnings 
Care and caution 469
Speed 5,532
Other 278
Total 6,279
Written navigation warnings 
Care and caution 33
Speed 159
Other 68
Total260