IMO Manual On Oil Pollution: Section II - Contingency Planning 2018 Edition IB560E
Section II aims to assist governments in establishing a National Oil Spill Response System and, in developing or revising their National Oil Spill Contingency plans. The manual also includes information related to contingency planning for offshore installations, sea ports and oil handling facilities.
Section II builds upon three earlier editions, and provides a concise summary of the best practices for governments to follow when establishing a National Response System and developing or revising their national oil spill contingency plans.
The Manual on Oil Pollution series consists of six sections:
- Section I - Prevention
- Section II - Contingency Planning (this publication)
- Section III - Salvage
- Section IV - Combating Oil Spills
- Section V - Administrative Aspects of Oil Pollution Response
- Section VI - IMO Guidelines for Sampling and Identification of Oil Spils