“… it is known that the watch officer sometimes ignores or turns off the alarm of navigational equipment because they think that frequent alarms interfere with proper look-out when they need to concentrate.”
Journal of International Maritime Safety, Environmental Affairs and Shipping : Adopting the audible alert system for the electronic chart display and information system for improvement of early navigational situation awareness – Inchul Kim, Soyeong Lee and Ikhyun Youn (2020).
The Journal of Navigation : A User Requirement-driven Approach Incorporating TRIZ and QFD for Designing a Smart Vessel Alarm System to Reduce Alarm Fatigue – Fan Li, Chun-Hsien Chen, Ching-Hung Lee and Li-Pheng Khoo (2020)
Nautilus Telegraph – Don’t Be Alarmed – October 2018
Shipowners Club – Investigating the Effects of Bridge Alarms (2018)