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Introduction

Vessel Incident Vocabulary - DG MARE was developed under the European Commission's ISA Programme. This is the namespace document, generated from the associated RDF schema. Full documentation is provided in the specification document itself. This includes background information, use cases, the conceptual model and full definitions for all terms used.

The Vessel Incident ontology is available here

Namespace

The URI for this vocabulary is

http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/

When abbreviating terms the suggested prefix is

vesselinc

Each class or property in the vocabulary has a URI constructed by appending a term name to the vocabulary URI. For example:

http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/VesselIncident

Conceptual model

This section lists the classes, properties, and relationships contained in the ADMS Conceptual model. The following sections indicate how these are represented in the RDF Schema.

Classes:
Properties:

Vocabulary at glance

The figure below provides an overview of the RDF Schema.

Ontology structure overview

Classes

This section provides the formal definition of each class in the vocabulary.

Vessel Incident

Type of Term Class
QName vesselinc:VesselIncident
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/VesselIncident
Subclass of http://purl.org/dc/dcmitype/Event 
Definition The vesselinc:VesselIncident class represents an accident or infraction committed by a Vessel.

Incident

Type of Term Class
QName leo:Event
URI http://linkedevents.org/ontology/Event
Subclass of http://purl.org/NET/cidoc-crm/core#E2_Temporal_Entity  http://purl.org/dc/dcmitype/Event 
Definition Models the incident which has occurred and describes it as an event.

SpatialThing

Type of Term Class
QName geo:SpatialThing
URI http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#SpatialThing
Definition The geometrical location where the incident occurred.

Incident Type

Type of Term Class
QName vesselinc:IncidentType
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/IncidentType
Definition The vesselinc:IncidentType class represents the different types of incidents that can be linked to an incident.

Zone

Type of Term Class
QName dcterms:Location
URI http://purl.org/dc/terms/Location
Definition The dcterms:Location class provides the name to the maritime area in which the incident occurred.

Fishing Vessel

Type of Term Class
QName fleet:FishingVessel
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/FishingVesselVocabulary/FishingVessel
Definition Models a fishing vessel.

Properties

date of the incident

Type of Term Property
QName dcterms:created
URI http://purl.org/dc/terms/created
Definition The dcterms:created property fully represents the day the incident (took place/was logged).

incident number

Type of Term Property
QName rdfs:label
URI http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#label
Definition The rdfs:label property fully represents the id of the incident.

has information source

Type of Term Property
QName vesselinc:has_informationSource
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/has_informationSource
Definition The vesselinc:has_informationSource property links the vessel, that reports the incident, by using its name.

has zone id

Type of Term Property
QName vesselinc:has_zoneID
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/has_zoneID
Definition The property vesselinc:has_zoneID represents the maritime zone in which the incident transpired.

has incident type

Type of Term Property
QName vesselinc:has_incidentType
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/has_incidentType
Definition The vesselinc:has_incidentType represents the type of incident that took place.

Fishing Vessel

Type of Term Property
QName vesselinc:has_fishingVessel
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/has_fishingVessel
Definition Models the fishing vessel on which the incident has occurred.

type of vessel

Type of Term Property
QName vesselinc:typeOfVessel
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/typeOfVessel
Definition The vesselinc:typeOfVessel property communicates the nature of the vessel and its function.

action

Type of Term Property
QName vesselinc:action
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/action
Definition The action taken in reaction to the related incident.

result

Type of Term Property
QName vesselinc:result
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/result
Definition The property vesselinc:result is the outcome of the taken action.

has incident

Type of Term Property
QName vesselinc:has_incident
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/VesselIncidentVocabulary/has_incident
Definition The vesselinc:has_incident property links to an incident.

at time

Type of Term Property
QName leo:atTime
URI http://linkedevents.org/ontology/atTime
Subproperty of http://purl.org/NET/cidoc-crm/core#P4_has_time-span
Definition The leo:atTime property informs us when the incident took place.

illustrate

Type of Term Property
QName leo:illustrate
URI http://linkedevents.org/ontology/illustrate
Definition The leo:illustrate property provides a description of what occurred and on the nature of the incident.

in space

Type of Term Property
QName leo:inSpace
URI http://linkedevents.org/ontology/inSpace
Subproperty of http://www.loa-cnr.it/ontologies/DUL.owl#hasRegion
Is defined by 
Definition This property relates an incident to a specific geographic position. An incident can be related to only one such point in the globe.

latitude

Type of Term Property
QName geo:lat
URI http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#lat
Definition The WGS84 latitude of a SpatialThing (decimal degrees).

longitude

Type of Term Property
QName geo:long
URI http://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/wgs84_pos#long
Definition The WGS84 longitude of a SpatialThing (decimal degrees).

ext. marking

Type of Term Property
QName rdfs:label
URI http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#label
Definition The rdfs:label property fully represents the ext. marking of a Fishing Vessel.

IRCS

Type of Term Property
QName fleet:ircs
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/FishingVesselVocabulary/ircs
Definition The IRCS of a Fishing Vessel.

country code

Type of Term Property
QName dcterms:spatial
URI http://purl.org/dc/terms/spatial
Definition The dcterms:spatial property fully represents the Member State where the Fishing Vessel has originally been registered and the exp/imp country. Note that the range is dcterms:Location.

mmsi

Type of Term Property
QName fleet:mmsi
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/FishingVesselVocabulary/mmsi
Definition The MMSI (Maritime Mobile Service Identity) is a unique code that helps identify a ship.

imo

Type of Term Property
QName fleet:imo
URI http://maritime.testproject.eu/FishingVesselVocabulary/imo
Definition The fleet:imo property provides us with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) numbers. These are unique numeric codes which help identify ships.

name

Type of Term Property
QName dcterms:title
URI http://purl.org/dc/terms/title
Definition The dcterms:title property fully the code of a zone and the name of a Fishing Vessel.

description

Type of Term Property
QName dcterms:description
URI http://purl.org/dc/terms/description
Definition The dcterms:description property is used to describe the zone and type of incident.

Conformance Statement

A conformant implementation of this vocabulary MUST understand all vocabulary terms defined in this document.