There has been a question floating around the industry as of late - are we regulating ourselves out of business? The Superyacht Owner constantly hears feedback from owners, owners reps and captains that there are just too many regulatory matters to keep up to date on. Is it worth the hassle in the end? Richard Eastham, CEO at Regs4Ships recently shared his own views on those regulations you need to take seriously and a selection of the biggest time wasters.

IMO - International Maritime Organization
MCA - Marine & Coastguard Agency
ILO - International Labour Organization
WHO - World Health Organization

What do you think of the above round-up? Do you disagree with the rankings above or do you feel this is a fair snapshot of the different types of regulations owners need to focus on?

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