Latest News for: Marine casualties


Funeral held for Lejeune Marine killed in exercise, relative says family has questions

Jacksonville Daily News 27 Oct 2021
Family members of a Camp Lejeune Marine who died during an exercise weeks ago are still wondering what went wrong, a relative said days after her brother-in-law’s funeral ... Murkins, a 2d Marine Division spokesperson, in a statement ... Wheat said that according to a casualty report, at 5.20 p.m ... In the statement from 2d Marine Division, Lt Col.

Marc Jaffe turns 100. He shares a few words.

The Berkshire Eagle 26 Oct 2021
Jaffe will talk about his three years with the Marine Corps, during which he fought in some of the fiercest battles in the Pacific ... A Marine in the PacificA 1942 graduate of Harvard University, where he studied literature, Jaffe joined the U.S ... All told, the Marines suffered 6,500 casualties, and the Army’s 81st Infantry lost another 3,300.

Annual U.S.S. Arizona remembrance set for Pearl Harbor Day

News-Press Now 25 Oct 2021
A ceremonial remembrance of the U.S.S. Arizona is to be on Pearl Harbor Day, Tuesday, Dec. 7 in Veteran’s Memorial Park along the Atchison Riverfront ... sailors and marines were killed on board the ship. More than 10 percent of the casualties on the USS Arizona were from the four states of Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska ... Local Videos. 1.36 ... 0.47 ... .

The Hartford Names Michael Garrison Head Of Navigators Wholesale

The Marshall News Messenger 25 Oct 2021
“We are in the midst of an historic global market transformation, and Michael’s leadership will only strengthen our commitment and ability to continually provide valuable solutions to unique and complex risks in primary and excess casualty, financial lines, property, inland marine, transportation and environmental.”.

The Psychological Tolls and Moral Hazards of Drone Warfare

The Intercept 24 Oct 2021
A total of 10 people, all civilians, were killed in the attack that the U.S ... Marine Corps lieutenant colonel who participated in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan ... I’m in ... “Attempts to armorize our force against all potential enemy threats … shifts the ‘burden of risk’ from a casualty-averse military force onto the populace,” wrote American Marine Maj.

More protection for seafarers pushed

The Manila Times 21 Oct 2021
Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd pushed for more protection for Filipino seamen, noting that the seafarers' bill of rights spelled out in the Maritime Labor Convention of 2006 is no longer attuned to the present time ... "[The Convention] only encourages the member-states to cooperate to facilitate the investigation of serious marine casualties ... .

Capacity building for marine casualty investigations

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 20 Oct 2021
... of marine casualty investigations is underway (11- 29 October).

Report: Failed Firefighting Response Led to Loss of $1.2B Amphib

The Maritime Executive 20 Oct 2021
As Chief of Naval Operations Adm ... Most had to be ordered . ... The command and control nerve center for a major casualty, DC Central, was missing in action until the spread of the fire forced its personnel to evacuate; its watchstanders were never heard over the 1MC ... Like so many marine casualties, the seeds were sown long before the event, Conn found.

Huntington Beach Officially Calls For Offshore Oil Drilling Ban

CBS Sports 20 Oct 2021
Cleanup crews clean oil chucks off the beach from a major oil spill at Huntington Dog Beach in Huntington Beach on Oct. 5, 2021. (Allen J. Schaben/Los Angeles Times/Getty Images). READ MORE ... waters.” ... RELATED ... Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board marine casualty investigators boarded the MSC DANIT Saturday in the Port of Long Beach ... Cmdr ... .

Capacity building for marine casualty investigations (IMO - International Maritime Organization)

Public Technologies 19 Oct 2021
The latest virtual regional train-the-trainer course to address the issue of underreporting of marine casualty investigations is underway (11- 29 October) ... · What is a "Marine Casualty"? ... · Marine Casualty Investigation & Analysis ... into marine casualties and incidents.

One80 Intermediaries Further Expands Footprint in Gulf Region with the Acquisition of Equity Partners Insurance ...

Daily Times Chronicle 19 Oct 2021
Equity Partners Insurance Services was founded in 2002 and specializes in property and casualty, garage and auto services, personal lines, professional lines, environmental, and marine insurance.�Based in Slidell, Louisiana, the company also has a presence throughout Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Texas.

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Elevates Multinational Capabilities, Creating Global Network Across 170 Countries

The Marshall News Messenger 19 Oct 2021
Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance ( ) provides commercial property, casualty, healthcare professional liability, executive and professional lines, transactional liability, surety, marine, travel, programs, accident and health, medical stop loss, homeowners, and multinational insurance.

MSC containership boarded by US California pipeline spill investigators

Seatrade Maritime News 18 Oct 2021
US Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) marine casualty investigators boarded the MSC Danit in the Port of Long Beach on Saturday ...The Coast Guard marine casualty investigation into the Orange County oil pipeline major marine casualty remains ongoing.

Coast Guard believes 1,200-foot ship dragged California oil pipeline

WPTV 18 Oct 2021
The Coast Guard has it has designated the owner and the operator of the ship have been designated as parties of interest in the marine casualty investigation currently underway as a result of the oil spill ... The marine casualty investigation into the Orange County oil spill remains ...

Coast Guard names “parties in interest” in California oil spill

Sandhills Express 18 Oct 2021
(MSC), the operator of the vessel, and Dordellas Finance Corporation, the owner of the vessel, as “parties in interest” to the marine casualty investigation ... Safety Board marine casualty investigators boarded the container ship MSC DANIT in the Port of Long Beach.