Latest News for: Marine casualties


New Chair of Association of Average Adjusters Says Communication is Key

MarineLink 22 May 2024
“My career within the shipping insurance arena, the majority of which has been spent within claims, has meant that I have immersed myself in marine casualties, many of which involved average adjusters,” said Waite.

Association of Average Adjusters: General Average has never been more relevant

SAFETY4SEA 22 May 2024
“Adjusters are the humble workers of marine casualties, they are the first line of defence in marine insurance claims, but this is only feasible due to the strong skeleton of marine insurance law, ...

Ukraine Confirms Strike on Last Russian Guided-Missile Warship in Crimea

The Maritime Executive 22 May 2024
... Tsiklon is docked now shows signs of damage to buildings, and a rescue ship and a floating crane are located near the corvette's former berth - all consistent with a response to a marine casualty.

Dems hammer Netanyahu for Gaza strategy: ‘Screwing his own people’

The Hill 21 May 2024
If you are steadily causing casualties among non-combatants — women and children — it's a real concern,” said Bennie Thompson (Miss.), senior Democrat on the Homeland Security Committee ... “You have to limit civilian casualties.

'It was a calling': Two Springfield firefighters filmed a documentary in war-torn Ukraine

Springfield News-Leader 21 May 2024
"I wasn't 100% sure I'd see her again." ... Men as old as 60 are being called to join Ukraine's military amid its conflict, which has reportedly resulted in hundreds of thousands of total casualties ... Marines before his firefighter career ...

It Happened in Crawford County: A war hero, summer camps and more Troop 40 memories

Telegraph Forum 18 May 2024
Little wonder that sometimes their Scout training resembled a Marine Corps boot camp ... There were only four Marines in Scheerer's platoon of 40 who did not become a casualty ... Marines from the 3rd Platoon, E Co., 2nd Battalion, 28th Regt of the 5th Div.

Pelican Island Bridge's Future is Uncertain After Barge Strike

The Maritime Executive 17 May 2024
There were only a few hundred people on the island at the time of the casualty ... Rick Freed, vice president of Martin Marine, said at a press conference that the tug and barge had a "coupling issue" in the leadup to the casualty.

Congressman Pushes NTSB to Check Dali's Systems for Cyber Threats

The Maritime Executive 17 May 2024
These important findings rule out many other possible explanations for the casualty, like fuel contamination ... Coast Guard has also opened a Marine Board of Investigation - its most serious form of inquiry - to examine the causes of the casualty.

Marine Corps vets want Chicago war memorial moved somewhere it can be seen

Chicago Sun-Times 17 May 2024
A veteran pays respects near a memorial honoring marines killed in Iraq and Afghanistan outside the Joseph J ... Marine Corps is known for leaving no one behind ... "The Marine Corps dropped the ball when they left it behind here.

Report on Key Bridge collapse raises questions with potential legal ramifications

Stars and Stripes 17 May 2024
A Coast Guard spokesman said the agency was not made aware of the Dali’s power outages in port, but declined to “comment on any legal obligations or make any conclusions related to the cause of the marine casualty.”.

U.S. agency releases preliminary report on Baltimore bridge collapse 15 May 2024
National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on Tuesday. The report pieces together a detailed timeline of the events that occurred in the time leading up to the Dali striking pier no ... Coast Guard classified the accident as a major marine casualty.

IMO MSC 108: What’s on the agenda?

SAFETY4SEA 14 May 2024
Implementation of IMO Instruments (III) – 9th session endorse, concurrently with the decision by MEPC, the issuance of III.3/Circ.10 on Casualty Analysis and Statistics containing observations ...

Explosives to be used in Baltimore to help free Dali boxship

Splash24/7 09 May 2024
... large section of the Francis Scott Key Bridge wreckage from on top of the boxship, which allided with the bridge on March 26 in what is set to be one of the largest marine casualty claims of all time.

Indonesian Navy, US Marines wrap up Reconex training

Antara News 08 May 2024
The Reconex training is a joint exercise that is held routinely by the Indonesian Navy's Marine Corps and the United States Marine Corps every one–two years ... Indonesian Navy, US Marines train to treat combat casualty at Reconex.