For more than 15 years, the National Transportation Safety Board regularly has warned the US Coast Guard that it should urgently strengthen fire safety crew training and require preventive vessel maintenance programs to avoid small passenger ship fires such as the one that killed more than 30 people last week on the dive ship “Conception,” an in-depth look at NTSB records reveals.
How could the dive ship Conception, lost off the California coast last week, burn so hot and so quickly that
By Robert R. Frump In two previous cases, on vessels similar to the dive ship Conception, the National Transportation Safety Board
A review of Coast Guard inspection records for the stricken dive boat Conception appears to show Coast Guard inspectors found
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In a sign that the loss of the SS El Faro is significantly toughening US Coast Guard inspections, the Commandant
August 20, 2018 — The US Coast Guard today confirmed earlier reports here that its Marine Board of Investigation into
Here is the free online version of the Wreck of the SS Marine Electric. In the wake of the tragic