Industry experts at the HiLo container workshop

HiLo’s First Container Model Workshop

In January 2019 HiLo engaged with volunteer experts from leading container shipping companies to begin development of the latest HiLo risk model. Using experience from our industry experts, HiLo will construct the container vessel analytical risk model, assessing and addressing the risks affecting container vessels. From stack collapses to container fires, the new model will bring together existing industry knowledge with issues exclusive to container shipping. The second in-depth workshop will take place in March Read more…

HiLo wins Lloyd’s List Global Safety Award 2018

When HiLo was created, it came from the shipping industry’s need to improve safety. By bringing together experts in maritime operations, risk analysis and statistics, the founders created a system to help mariners avoid high impact events. The maritime industry has supported HiLo throughout its lifetime. From the initial idea to the provision of data and product feedback, HiLo has worked closely with shipping companies to understand their needs and provide the best possible product. Read more…

Container ship

HiLo works with CSSF

Development of HiLo’s container model will shortly be underway. To understand how HiLo can work with the container industry to improve safety, HiLo took part in the Container Ship Safety Forum (CSSF) conference in Hamburg. HiLo CEO Manit Chander presented. The CSSF is an industry led organisation which helps its members drive up safety standards. Like HiLo, it focuses on knowledge sharing and giving members the tools they need to reduce accidents. Finally, thank you Read more…

HiLo Releases Deep Dive

This week HiLo released its latest deep dive report with industry data analysed in 2018. The report identifies the issues in the tanker sector most likely to lead to high impact events. Additionally, good practices from experts in the industry point safety professionals towards developing simple and effective safety solutions. As it has access to a high volume of data, HiLo is able to spot trends not normally visible to any one company. Because of Read more…

Focus on information security

HiLo’s most important asset is its customer data. As a hub for maritime safety data, we understand our responsibility to our customers across the industry. Because of this, we aim for the highest level of information security possible. This is why HiLo is aiming to be ISO certified in information security in the first half of 2019. By certifying to ISO27001 HiLo will ensure that its processes are best in class. While we already rigorously Read more…

Bulk carrier

HiLo’s bulker model is nearly complete!

HiLo works with industry experts at every stage of model development. Accordingly,  HiLo invited specialists from around the world to its base in London for the next stage of the bulker model. Maritime input is how we make the HiLo risk model a part of everyday safety reporting. Because of this, we can line up HiLo’s ‘leading events’ with the near misses, accidents and incidents reported every day. This means that ship managers can improve safety Read more…

Bulk carrier

Bulker model kick off

The first stage of HiLo’s bulker risk model is now underway. It will be available by the end of the year. Building on its successful tanker risk model, HiLo kicked off a first of its kind bulker risk model with a workshop in Singapore with maritime professionals from some of the world’s leading companies. The team identified the high impact events (Undesired Events) most relevant to bulkers and their precursors (Leading Events). Because of this, Read more…

TeeKay Northern Marine HiLo visit

HiLo’s First Visitors

A few weeks after moving in, HiLo got its first visitors. Dilys Lim, HSEQ Manager at Teekay, and Ko Ko Naing, Head of Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality at Northern Marine Limited. They came by to talk about their experiences with HiLo. By automating data input and creating highly visual, interactive reports, HiLo puts the information you need right at your fingertips. At the same time best practice from industry experts streamlines the risk management Read more…

HiLo at Aldwych House

HiLo has a new home!

In August 2018 the HiLo team moved to our new home at WeWork Aldwych. Now that we’re settled in, you can: contact us through the website, write to us at 71-91 Aldwych House, London, WC2B 4HN, or call the office on  +441932 963 281.

About HiLo

The shipping industry is vital for society, carrying 90% of goods transported globally, but it can also be a dangerous industry. High impact shipping incidents can lead to injuries, fatalities and environmental damage. HiLo (High Impact Low Frequency) Maritime Risk Management is a not for profit joint industry initiative which uses a predictive mathematical model to enhance industry safety. By analysing weak signals across the industry, HiLo can predict the likelihood of more serious events. Read more…