Commercial Vessel Compliance

4/21/2016: Spring 2016 edition of Proceedings published

The Coast Guard published the 2016, spring edition, of Proceedings which focused on safety management systems to include:

  • Standard procedures to protect the environment
  • Vessel systems, crew and operations
  • Safety and environmental management systems
  • Performance-based requirements
  • Liquefied gas industry and safety culture
  • Domestic passenger vessels
  • Connecting SMS to vessel operations
  • Integrating human factors into SMS
  • And more…

Check out the latest edition here!

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