Sar system in Croatia - yachtsmen's feedback research

Mirjana Kovačić; Srećko Favro (HHI); Zvonko Gržetić (HHI);

Godina: 2009

Link: http://bib.irb.hr/prikazi-rad?&rad=437977


SAR SYSTEM IN CROATIA - YACHTSMEN'S FEEDBACK RESEARCH TIEMS 16 th ANNUAL CONFERENCE,ISTANBUL, TURSKA, 9-11.06.2009

The paper analyzes the results of research that was conducted in 2006 for the purpose of Study of the nautical development in Croatia. The aim of the research was to bring nautical services and nautical destination, including SAR (Search and Rescue services) to a higher level based on yachtsmen's views and suggestons. The emphasis was on the Croatian part of the Adriatic. Survey was intentionally conducted during the winter period when yachtsmen from the vacation. Topical, questions were about specific problems and services in nautical tourism, where yachtsmen could give relevant guidelines with their answers and suggestions. Due to incrased demands for overall safety and efficient control and data analysis in nautical tourism, it is very important to establish computer intergration of the system. Thus established computer connection will ensure quick and efficient decision making in order to solve crisis situations and regular system operation. Authors point out at a few ways that can be done amd suggest establishing responsible subject, not only an administrative level, but also on practical level. Authors put special emphasis on the role and importance of constant communication of ports of nautical tourism with nautical market and individual nautical destination, and on communication inside the parts of the system. Establishing good communication with yachtsmen and between parts of the system stimulates competitivness, safety, improvement of services' quality, and overall yachtsmen's satisfaction.