The Committee on the Marine Transportation System COVID-19 Work Group (C-19 WG) has published three reference catalogs to assist U.S. merchant mariners and the Marine Transportation System.
The catalogs are listed below:
- “Catalog of COVID-19 Federal Guidance and References for the U.S. Maritime Industry”
- “Catalog of COVID-19 Best Management Practices for the U.S. Maritime Industry”
- “Catalog of Mental Health Resources for U.S. Merchant Mariners and Critical Workforce in the Marine Transportation System”
The CMTS Coordinating Board Chair RDML Richard Timme, Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy, U.S. Coast Guard and RDML Mark Buzby, Administrator, Maritime Administration, led the formation of the COVID-19 Work Group (C-19 WG) to provide a forum for enhanced interagency collaboration and joint initiatives to support the MTS under and after the pandemic.
This blog is not a replacement or substitute for the formal posting of regulations and updates or existing processes for receiving formal feedback of the same. Links provided on this blog will direct the reader to official publications, such as the Federal Register, Homeport and the Code of Federal Regulations. These publications remain the official source for regulatory information published by the Coast Guard.