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Safety Update: Foreign Vessels
The Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance Foreign and Offshore Compliance Division has posted the following update to the vessel safety website: Vessels Banned From U.S. Waters
Welcome to Maritime Commons from Rear Adm. Joseph Servidio
Rear Adm. Joseph Servidio, assistant commandant for prevention policy, welcomes maritime professionals to Maritime Commons!
Federal Register Notice for 4/8/2014
As a courtesy to our audience, Maritime Commons will provide a daily compilation of nationally-relevant Federal Register Notices. To provide comments for the public record, follow the Federal Register link for each individual notice. Please note, the Coast Guard cannot respond to comments on these notices outside of the Federal Register.
Update to cyber security and the Marine Transportation System
The Coast Guard released an announcement updating cyber security and the Marine Transportation System. This Coast Guard guidance can also be helpful to members of industry who face the risk of cyber threats.