Assisting the maritime industry in regulatory compliance

Bryant's Maritime Consulting

Category Page for: Uncategorized

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 19 September 2018

September 19th, 2018 at 11:41 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: USCG – towing vessel manning levels; USCG – ballast water summary report; Georgia – Spaceport Camden proposal; USCG – withdrawal of ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 18 September 2018

September 18th, 2018 at 10:42 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: USCG – Hurricane Florence response; USCG – initial towing vessel COI inspections under TSMS option; USCG – GPS Problem Reports; USCG ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 14 September 2018

September 14th, 2018 at 8:56 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: Georgetown, SC – port condition Zulu; FMC – Hurricane Florence advisory; FMC – meeting on 19 September; DOJ – proposed consent ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 13 September 2018

September 13th, 2018 at 10:36 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: North Carolina – port condition Zulu; Mid-Atlantic – port condition Yankee; Charleston – port condition Yankee; Savannah – port condition X-ray; ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 12 September 2018

September 12th, 2018 at 11:16 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: Hawaii – port condition Zulu; Mid-Atlantic coast – port condition Yankee; Charleston – port condition X-ray; Puerto Rico – port condition X-ray; ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 11 September 2018

September 11th, 2018 at 11:27 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: Hawaii – port condition Yankee; Mid-Atlantic coast – port conditions set; Puerto Rico – port condition Whiskey; USN – Hurricane Florence ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 10 September 2018

September 10th, 2018 at 11:10 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: Hudson River – partial closure at Tappan Zee Bridge; Hawaii – port condition Whiskey for Hurricane Olivia; Buzzards Bay – cruise ship loses ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 7 September 2018

September 7th, 2018 at 8:11 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: USCG – NVIC re MARPOL Annex IV; USCG – Merchant Mariner Examination Working Group; USCG - $225,000 Ready for Rescue Challenge; ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Newsletter – 6 September 2018

September 6th, 2018 at 11:22 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: USCG – four injuries during collision; USCG – Towing Industry Safety Report; USCG – updated Subchapter M FAQs; USCG – BWMS ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 31 August 2018

August 31st, 2018 at 10:58 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: Texas – oil spill response; USCG – BWMS type approval certificate; NTSB – towing vessel sinking; Beaufort Sea – Liberty DPP ...more »
    logo11 Confidential near-miss reporting

    In the September 2018 edition of Maritime Reporter and Engineering News, you can find my article entitled "Confidential near-miss reporting". The article discusses the value of near-miss reporting in the improvement of safety and identifies a methodology that the US Coast Guard could adopt, with industry support, to implement a confidential near-miss reporting regime similar (but not identical) to the program utilized in the aviation industry.