The branch of sea and river transport of Ukraine received the fundamental document in the sphere of safety of navigation - Situation about the State control system of safety of navigation. The relevant Situation which is one of fundamental in a package with 36 standardly - legal documents concerning activity and development of a morekhozyaystvenny complex of Ukraine, is approved by the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ukraine of October 7, 2009 No. 1137.
According to Situation, the general management of a control system will be performed at the Cabinet of Ukraine through Mintranssvyazi, on single questions - with the assistance of other government bodies. Thus, the approved document will promote realization of a uniform state policy in the sphere of management of safety of navigation, coordination of actions of the central executive authorities and will help to bring the Ukrainian control system of safety of navigation into accord with the international standards.
The provision on the State control system of safety of navigation accurately defines subjects of system, their power and an order of interaction in a question of safety of navigation in territorial waters and on internal waterways of Ukraine.
Subjects of a control system of safety of navigation определеныосуществляют activity in the sphere of the organization of sea communication and river information system, seaports, etc. About it reports the transport and communication Ministry.Coordinating committee on search and rescue on the sea, the public pilot service, sea abnormally - a rescue service, the state enterprises, which
The main tasks of the State control system of safety of navigation is regulation of movement of vessels, pilot and icebreaking carrying out vessels, control of compliance of a condition of vessels to the established technical requirements, search and rescue of people who tested troubles by the sea and river ways, rapid response in case of accidents, investigation of their reasons and conditions, development of actions for accident prevention, etc.