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Bioenergetics
The degree of awareness of a person’s physical experience, sexuality and pleasure orientation, as reflects his or her realities; achieving a grounded state is a goal of bioenergetics and body-oriented psychotherapies, as a “grounded” person is better able to handle emotional crises, painful memories and psychological exploration.
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To obtain the actual number of groundings caused by Ng?
Method of calculation of potential groundings and its usefulness
The method of calculating the potential number of groundings is an alternative to standard statistical methods that are used for estimating the probability of ship groundings.
The safety degree of sailing routes can, therefore, be compared in accordance with the potential number of groundings.
The following example will illustrate the influence of coastline parallel to the ship's course and the dangers in heading direction on the potential number of groundings.
Example: ranking of two sailing routes as per potential number of groundings
Key words: ship, grounding, maritime industry, pollution
Examples of this pattern are seen in connection with the grounding of the Exxon Valdez and the following requirements for double hulls and in connection with the loss of the Estonia with the following reformulations of requirements for ferry design and operation.
Accidents like the grounding of Exxon Valdez or Braer or the loss of both Estonia and Titanic demonstrated the potential seriousness and fatality of marine accidental loads.
A fundamental problem with rational consideration of grounding and collision in rules is that there are no simple measures of a ships defense against these loads.
For example this could be oil spill due to grounding of a tanker in a certain geographic area.
The conditions of a grounding event are seldom fully defined in the beginning and often are not completely defined during the salvage operation.